Ōkārito Trig Walk

Westland / Tai Poutini National Park

  • 1 hr 15 min – 1 hr 30 min return by the same track
  • Easy

Short walk to an old trig site behind Ōkārito with views down to the lagoon and inland to the alps.

Ōkārito Wetland • By Matthew. Licence: C.
Key information
Walking time
1 hr 15 min – 1 hr 30 min
Distance
4.2km
Type
Return by the same track
Return by the same track
Grade
Easy
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Find it
Starts
Car park next to Ōkārito school house.
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Maps
NZTopo50-BW15
Altitude
10m – 157m
Altitude change 147m
More information

From the car park, follow the boardwalk across the wetland and into forest. A wide, smooth track leads up through forest draped in kiekie to a viewpoint. The track continues to a junction. Take the track to the left and climb through quintinia and kiekie forest to the trig.

Times:

  • Car park to junction: 30 min
  • Junction to trig: 20 min
Map
ID 8539

About this track

Added 6 April 2013 by MatthewMatthew. No revisions.
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