Walking Tramping Hiking


Tangihua Forest Tracks   Recently updated!

Finally we got chance to walk it! Tangihua Forest! Tangihua Range! Beautiful and wild! *Experienced tramper only! At least one section before the tower is quite dangerous especially in wet weather! We also walked the side track Kauri Dam Walk and Nature Walk in the end. We started Te Haua Ura Track […]


Pouakai Circuit, Egmont National Park   Recently updated!

Our 2021 first long walk, was expected to finish it around 7 hours but it’s tough than we thought. The track was muddy and experienced after the Henry Peak, hard to walk quickly. We forgot and missed top up our drink water at Pouakai Hut. We have to save water until […]


Hakarimata Waterworks Walk to Hakarimata Rail Trail

We walked this track on 12/09/2020 from the car park on Brownlee Avenue, Ngaruawahia until Hakarimata Rail Trail via Waterworks Walk and Hamarimata Walkway and return. Waterworks Walk to Summit is HOT! Lots people walk it on weekend. The total time is our time includes a quick simple lunch. You may […]


Hunua Ranges Kohukohunui Summit loop

19/09/2020 Long time no see you – Kohukohunui Summit! From Upper Mangatawhiri Dam Campsite to Piggotts Hut by Lilburne Road, then flow into Ernies Track. Turn right into Upper Mangatawhiri Track after about 1.4KM walk on Ernies Track. More easier down hill from Kohukohunui Track until Mine Road. Then Mine Road Track will […]


Omaha Forest Walk – Tamahunga Track over summit down to Pakiri   Recently updated!

03/10/2020 First time we walked Tamahunga Track over summit down to Pakiri. Start from Omaha Valley Rd to Bathgate Rd and return. Always enjoy the scenic beaches and farms view from the edge of forest and higher farmland where is on the track of Te Araroa Trail. Somewhere overgrown but […]


Hakarimata Walkway North to Summit return   Recently updated!

First time walking this track from north Parker Rd to summit and return. 10.10.20 was a good day! Track was in good dry condition otherwise we will spend more time on track as there are so much slops and exposed tree roots. We did some trail running on track. So, […]


Wainora Campsite to Karaka Track to Whangaiterenga Campsite loop in Coromandel Range   Recently updated!

This was done before, not in 2020. Trails: Kauaeranga Valley Road until Wainora Campground – Cookson Kauri Walk to big kauri tree – Wainora tramping Track (closed since 2020?) – Orange Peel Corner – continue until to Karaka Track – return back to Orange Peel Corner – Track to both Booms Flat campsite […]


Round the Mountain Track – Rangipo Hut to Whakapapa Village

Round the Mountain (Mount Ruapehu) Track. Day three: Rangipo Hut to Whakapapa Village. Trails: Rangipo Hut – Tukino Access Road car park – Ohinepango Springs – Waihohonu Hut – Whakapapa Village. # The track between Waihohonu Hut to Whakapapa Village is part of Northern Circuit Great Walk. For better map display, click […]


Round the Mountain Track – Mangaturuturu Hut to Rangipo Hut

Round the Mountain (Mount Ruapehu) Track. Day two: Mangaturuturu Hut to Rangipo Hut. Trails: Mangaturuturu Hut – Ohakune Mountain Road – Mangaehuehu Hut – Rangipo Hut. For better map display, click the buttons (Full Screen, Hide/Show Photos and Back to Centre) in the top right corner of the map to study […]