Latest Trips

Mataketake Hut, West Coast

The new Mataketake Hut has opened up some excellent tops travel on the Mataketake Range, north of Haast and just south of Lake Paringa, breathing new life into the…

Distance
32km total
Time
5–7hr each way
Grade
Moderate

Crown Peak Track, Arrowtown

From Wilcox Green car park, join the Millenium Walkway and cross the bridge to Tobins Track. This wide 4WD track is also used by mountain bikers and ascends gradually,…

Distance
24km return
Time
7.5hr return
Grade
Moderate

Burn Hut Loop, Tararua Forest Park

Start by crossing the Mangahao Lower No 2 Reservoir, an engineering feat and part of the early Mangahao Power Scheme (1924). Then, follow the large orange triangle into the…

Distance
15.8km
Time
Mangahao Lower No. 2 car park to Burn Hut, 3hr; Burn Hut to Mangahao Upper No. 1, 4hr; Mangahao Upper No. 1 to Mangahao Lower No. 2 car park, 1hr
Grade
Moderate