Trails: Te Puru Creek Road car park – Te Puru Track or Te Puru Creek Tramping Track – Junction of Te Puru Track and Crosbies Main Range Track – Te Puru track – Junction of Te Puru Track and Waiomu Valley Tramping Track – Waiomu Valley Tramping Track – Waiomu Kauri Grove Walkway – Waiomu Valley Road car park.
Note: Experienced tramper only! Te Puru Track and Waiomu Valley Tramping Track are boggy and steep and overgrown.
Car Park: Yes, Te Puru Creek Road car park, 120 km, 1 hr 30 minutes drive from Auckland city. Waiomu Valley Rd car park 4 km 6 minutes drive from Te Puru car park.
Public Toilet: No.
Weather: Check Weather before you go!
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Total climbing: 896 m
Average speed: 3.68 km/h
Total Time: 05:09:18
Total flat distance: 11.5 km, Climbing distance: 4.8 km, Descent distance: 5 km, Flat distance: 2 km, Maximum difference: 690 m, Final balance: 0.5 m
Difficulty Rating: 3.04 – M
The “Total Time” is my time in Jan which includes morning tea, lunch time and breaks. That day was fine and the tracks was not too bad but still boggy! If you slow down to average 2.5 km/h plus 60 min stop then the total time will be around 5 hrs 45 min.
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