Mt Arthur to Murchison

track from Mt Atrhur Tablelands to Murchison via Wangapeka Saddle, Nugget Knob and the Matiri Valley

Latitudes and longitudes use the WGS84 datum.
Elevation range 162m – 1,484m Total ascent 5,506m
Recorded distance 130.0km Total descent 4,716m
Points 2,599 Average grade 7.90%
Start 41.800130 S, 172.325060 E169m
End 41.190250 S, 172.747310 E959m


  • pmcke pmcke Or you can camp by the tarn. See my track description
    5 April 2012
  • Andrew Barker Andrew Barker Please note that the section between the Wangapeka Saddle and Hurricane Hut in the Matiri Valley is not a track but a route. It can be tricky to navigate in poor visibility. It can take parties up to 12 hours to traverse between huts at each end.
    17 March 2012