Pirongia summit loop via Tirohanga / Mahaukura tracks

Pirongia Forest Park

  • 1 day
  • Loop track
  • Easy/medium

Walk up one ridge and down the other, great views the whole way and rare plants too. Varible track that keeps you thinking.

Pahautea Hut • By bigpaul.
Key information
Time
7 hr – 11 hr
Allow
1 day
Type
Loop track
Loop track
Grade
Easy/medium
Access
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Starts
Greys Road (Pirongia Lodge)
Distance from you: ()
Other
Altitude
959m
Maps
NZTopo50-BE33
Pirongia Summit • By pmcke.

Tirohanga - Mahaukura round trip 

Time: 8-11 hr return

You can create an interesting round trip by crossing from Grey Rd carpark to Ruapane via the Mangakara Nature Walk, then following the Tirohanga Track to the summit view tower. Return via Mahaukura Track to Grey Rd.

http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/tracks-and-walks/waikato/waikato/pirongias-tramping-tracks/​ 

Map 
ID 2248

About this track

Added 12 August 2007 by CarenCaren. 3 revisions, most recently 15 April 2014 by Kurt SharpeKurt Sharpe.
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