New updated luxury Puriri Ridge Track & Omanawanui Track were just opened on 21 Feb. 2021. All wild and thrilling track sections gone, but more people can walk and enjoy the beautiful view!
Trails: Karamatura Track to Donald McLean Track to Puriri Ridge Track to Omanawanui Track to Whatipu and go back over.
You can park your car at end of Mt Donald McLean Rd to start your easy down hill walk, or park at Whatipu where you will have a hot start up by a steep climbing! You can even walk on Whatipu Rd to get back if you feel tired.
Max elevation: 419 m
Total climbing: 1634 m
Total time: 05:37:21