Trails: Exhibition Drive – Pipeline Road – Pipeline Track – Nihotupu Dam Road – Parau Track – Panto Track – Farley Track – Kakamatua Ridge Track – Parau Track – Huia Dam Road – Christies Track – Summit Track – Hamilton Track – Nihotupu Dam Road – Pipeline Road – Slip Track – Arataki Visitor Centre – Beveridge Track – Exhibition Drive – Car park at end of Exhibition Drive.
Car Park: Yes. At corner of Scenic Drive and Woodlands Park Road.
Public Toilet: No.
Weather: Check Weather before you go!
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Max elevation: 296 m
Total climbing: 1311 m
Total time: 06:44:00
Total flat distance: 40.2 km, Climbing distance: 10.1 km, Descent distance: 11 km, Flat distance: 19.4 km, Maximum difference: 268 m, Final balance: 0 m. Track was recorded by iPhone.
Difficulty Rating: 5.63 – H
The “Total Time” is my time in Nov. which includes lunch time and breaks. That day was cloudy and fine then. Tracks were still muddy after days of sun shine.