Rangiwahia Triangle Iron gate Alice Nash Memorial

Ruahine Forest Park

  • 2 – 3 days one way
  • Medium

Typical Ruahine weekend tramp 4 huts, open tops,river travel and some great bush.

Above Rangiwahia Hut, looking towards Maungahuia • By mantis. Licence: C.
Key information
Walking time
2 – 3 days
14 hr – 16 hr
Distance
20.0km
Type
One way
One way
Grade
Medium
open tops and river travel check the conditions Grades explained
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Find it
Starts
Renfrew rd
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Ends
Patersons rd
Maps
NZTopo50-BL36
Altitude
650m – 1,500m
Altitude change 850m

Renfrew rd carpark to Rangiwahia hut 2 to 3 hours. Well walked track benched mostly with one detour round a large slip.

Maungahuia • By mantis. Licence: C.

Rangiwahia hut to Triangle hut via Whanahuia range 4hours. Open tops travel well walked poled route very exposed. 800metre descent into triangle

Triangle hut to Irongate hut 3 hours. river travel for first hour and a half no wet weather track.

Irongate hut to Alice Nash Memorial lodge 4 to 5 hours river or wet weather track

Alice Nash to Carpark patersons rd 25 minutes

Map
ID 5055

About this track

Added 21 February 2010 by bigpaulbigpaul. 4 revisions, most recently 13 February 2011 by pmckepmcke.
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