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Upper Tama via Mt Tongariro, Tongariro National Park

Overlooking Upper Tama with great views of Ruapehu. Photo: Dennis Radermacher
Distance
23.6km
Total Ascent
1488m
Time
10hr
Grade
Moderate
Access
From Mangatepopo car park and Whakapapa Village
Map
BH34, BH35, BJ34
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