A Whirinaki crossing

Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tāne Conservation Park

The route of my traverse of the Whirinaki Conservation Area following approximately the main divide - or at least the highest range.

Starts at the Waikaremoana Road summit (SH38) Ends at the Rangitaiki Tavern on the Napier Taupa road (SH5)

See the associated track for a route guide and more information.

Note: This GPX file is drawn off a map, and not recorded form a GPS, so will not be completely accurate. Expect track to be accurate to within 50 meters.

[Altitudes data for each point were obtained from the University of Otago's NZSoSDEM. Data is provided by them under Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 3.0 NZ license.]

Contains data sourced from Land Information New Zealand and Landcare Research under CC-By.
Latitudes and longitudes use the WGS84 datum.
Elevation range 338m – 1,241m Total ascent 7,622m
Recorded distance 104.5km Total descent 7,807m
Points 1,705 Average grade 15%
Start -38.632646, 177.031832920m
End -38.898625, 176.418142735m



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Added 6 June 2014 by madpom. No revisions.


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