Latest Trips

Maungamahue, Ruahine Forest Park

The trail begins on the gradually inclined Deadman’s Track, up a spur leading to the rounded tops of the Whanahuia Range. Shortly after starting, a junction is reached, left…

Distance
18.5km
Time
2-3 days. Car park to Whanahuia Range tarns, 3-4hr; To Maungamahue, 60min; To Rangiwahia Hut, 4hr; To car park, 2hr

Mid Dome, Southland

This is a simple and easily followed route using a farm 4WD trail from bottom to top. At least half of the track is on private land and access…

Distance
12.6km
Time
5-6hr
Grade
Easy/Moderate

Mangahao Flats Hut, Tararua Forest Park

Mangahao Flats Hut is one of the less frequented huts in Tararua Forest Park, and the time taken to get there can be anything from four to eight hours,…

Distance
9.7km
Time
5-6hrs
Grade
Easy/Moderate

Mt Bruce, Craigieburn Forest Park

Above the Southern banks of the Waimakariri, the rounded summit ridge of Mt Bruce curves against the skyline. The bare, golden aspect of the northern face of Mt Bruce,…

Distance
4.12km to the summit
Time
5-6hr return
Grade
Moderate