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Tararua Views from Te Araroa Trail

View from Pukeatua, showing Mt Hector, 1529m, and parts of the Southern Crossing. Photo: Gillian Candler
Area
Tararua Forest Park
Distance
6.54km one way
Total Ascent
798m
Time
6-8hr return
Grade
Moderate
Access
Fenceline car park at the end of Otaki Forks Road
Map
BP33, BP32
Pukeatua Track, Tararua Forest Park A tramp to Pukeatua, 812m, on a clear sunny day promised magnificent views. We started at Otaki Forks, with the intention of returning the same...

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