Hapuakohe Walkway South Section Hapuakohe Range Waikato

Trails: Hapuakohe Walkway south section from Ohinewai Road end to Mangapiko Valley Road end.

Note: Non-maintaining track. Experienced tramper only. Need car transfer, drop and pick up. Easy get lost as vegetation overgrown.

Car Park: No car park on both ends of Ohinewai Road and Mangapiko Valley Road. It’s about 105km 80 minutes drive from Auckland city center.
Public Toilet: No.
Weather: Check Weather before you go!

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Total distance: 9.6 km
Max elevation: 536 m
Min elevation: 123 m
Total climbing: 702 m
Total descent: -833 m
Average speed: 3.86 km/h
Total time: 03:49:31

Total flat distance: 9.4 km, Climbing distance: 3.9 km, Descent distance: 4.6 km, Flat distance: 1.1 km, Maximum difference: 412 m, Final balance: -131.8 m

Difficulty Rating: 2.28 – E+
The “Total Time” is my time in May which includes morning tea time and lunch time. That day was cloudy and the track was not too bad. If you slow down to average 2.5 km/h plus 60 min stop then the total time will be around 5 hrs. Official record is 6 hrs.

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Hapuakohe Walkway South Section Hapuakohe Range Waikato

Hapuakohe Walkway South Section Hapuakohe Range Waikato

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