Pelorus Track (via Rocks hut & Totara saddle)

Mount Richmond Forest Park

  • 2 – 3 days one way
  • Easy/medium

The Pelorus track is a semi-remote forest experience in Mount Richmond Forest park.It leads up the Pelorus valley and over the Bryant Range to the Hackett car park in the Aniseed valley or 'The Brook' in Nelson city.

Captains creek Hut • By ianpryce. Licence: cc by-nc.
Key information
Walking time
2 – 3 days
13 hr – 17 hr
Distance
36.0km
Type
One way
One way
Grade
Easy/medium
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Find it
Starts
13km up the Pelorus valley at the end of Maungatapu Road.
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Ends
Hackett picnic area, Aniseed Valley.
Maps
NZTopo50-BQ26
NZTopo50-BQ27
Altitude
150m – 939m
Altitude change 789m
Map
ID 3012

About this track

Added 23 June 2008 by maccamacca. 2 revisions, most recently 31 May 2011 by iangeorgeiangeorge.
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