Trails: Karangahake Gorge Historic Walks car park – Footbridge – Scotsman’s Gully Track – County Road Track (Karangahake Walkway) – Karangahake Mountain Track – Mt Karangahake Summit – Mountain Link Track – Mangakino Stream Track (Mangakino Track) – Dickey Flat Track – Cross river (may impossible in winter or raining season) – Dickey Flat Campsite – Dubbo 96 Track – County Road Track – Scotsman’s Gully Track – Car park.
Car Park: Yes. Set “-37.42196,175.72007” in your GPS. It’s about 125km and 1.5 hrs driving from Auckland city center.
Public Toilet: Yes
Weather: Check Weather before you go!
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Max elevation: 549 m
Min elevation: 26 m
Total climbing: 1249 m
Total descent: -1244 m
Average speed: 4.88 km/h
Total time: 05:49:26
Total flat distance: 21.3 km, Climbing distance: 8.8 km, Descent distance: 9.3 km, Flat distance: 3.4 km, Maximum difference: 523 m, Final balance: 0.0 m
Difficulty Rating: 4.32 – H
The “Total Time” is my time in October which includes tea times, breaks and lunch time. That day was fine and the track was muddy. If you slow down to average 3.0 km/h plus 60 min stop then the total time will be around 8:15hrs.
Photos on the map. Click opened photo to close.