Hunua Ranges Tramping Tracks


Whakatiwai Track and Workman Track in Hunua Ranges

Trails: Whakatiwai Track East Coast Road end car park – Whakatiwai Track – Junction of Whakatiwai Track, Workman Track and Waharau Ridge Track – Workman Track – Campsite – Workman Track – Mt Workman – Return back the same way to car park. 2015 V day romantic (not really…) celebration tramping… Note: […]


Lower Mangatawhiri Track to Mangatangi Trig Track to MTB Downhill Track to Experts Downhill Loop in Hunua Ranges Auckland

Trails: Hunua Ranges end of Moumoukai Road car park – Lower Mangatawhiri Track – Mangatawhiri River foot bridge – Mangatangi Trig Track – Mangatangi Trig – (Old) MTB Downhill Track – Moumouka Farm Track – Manning Rd – Moumoukai Valley Rd – River Trail – Experts Downhill – Lower Mangatawhiri […]


Ernies Track Loop in Hunua Ranges 2

Trails: Upper Mangatawhiri Campground car park – Upper Mangatawhiri Dam – Waterline Road – Ernies Track – Lilburne Road – Upper Mangatawhiri Dam – Upper Mangatawhiri Campground car park. Note: Alternatively you can add another one hour plus to hike the Rata Ridge track. Car Park: Yes. Set “-37.09076,175.15429″ on […]


Mangatawhiri Challenge Track and Wairoa Loop Track in Hunua Ranges

Trails: Wairoa Loop Track Otau Road car park – Wairoa Loop Track – Repeater Road – Mangatawhiri Challenge Track – Repeater Campsite – Mangatawhiri Challenge Track entry on Wairoa Hill Rd – Retrace back to car park. Note: This is a mountain bike track. Not recommended in wet conditions for mountain bikers […]


Puriri Grove Track to Waharau Ridge Track to Mangatangi Ridge Track to Kohukohunui Track Loop in Hunua Ranges

Trails: Waharau Regional Park car park (end of driveway) – Puriri Grove Track – Waharau Ridge Track – Mangatangi Ridge Track – Kohukohunui Trig Track – Kohukohunui Summit –  Kohukohunui Track – Adams Lookout  – Kohukohunui Track – Waharau Ridge Track  – down to car park. Related Track: For more track […]


Pukapuka Track Hunua Ranges

Trails: Upper Mangatawhiri Campground car park – Upper Mangatawhiri Dam – Lilburne Road Track – Pukapuka Track – Pukapuka Summit – Pukapuka Track to Mangatangi Track – Mangatangi Campsite – Mangatangi Summit  – Retrace back. Car Park: Yes. Set “-37.09076,175.15429″ on you GPS – Moumoukai Road – A R A […]


Cossey Gorge Track to Massey Track to Wairoa Cossey Track return loop in Hunua 2

This Hunua Falls – Cosseys Dam – Wairoa Dam Tracks loop includes the Cossey Gorge Track to Massey Track loop, one of the most popular tracks in New Zealand. Trails: Falls Road roadend car park – Cossey Gorge Track – Cosseys Dam – Massey Track – Wairoa Cossey Track – Wairoa […]


Waharau Ridge Track to Kohukohunui Track to Mangatangi Ridge Track Loop 1

Trails: Waharau Regional Park car park (end of driveway) – Waharau Ridge Track (red waymarkers, also see the yellow waymarkers for Upper Link Track and blue waymarkers for Lower Link Track from beginning) – turn into Kohukohunui Track  – Adams Lookout – Kohukohunui Track – turn into Kohukohunui Trig Track […]


Lower Mangatawhiri Track in Hunua Ranges

Trails: Hunua Ranges end of Moumoukai Road car park – Rangataua Road to Lower Mangatawhiri Track – the Mangatawhiri River – go back on Lower Mangatawhiri Track until the Fence – Rangataua Road – car park. Car Park: Yes. Set “Moumoukai Rd, Hunua” on you GPS. It’s about 45 minutes drive […]


Kohukohunui Track to Kohukohunui Trig Track 3

Trails: Moumoukai Hill Road end car park – Kohukohunui Track (Moumoukai Hill Road, no public entrance) – Kohukohunui Track (Plows Road) – Kohukohunui Track (Mine Road) – Kohukohunui Track (Bush track) – Kohukohunui Trig Track – Kohukohunui Summit (there is a toilet and the Trig K Hut before the Summit) […]