Okiwi Bay Half Moon Track

  • 1 day one way
  • Easy

A 4WD track in Coastal Marlborough.

Key information
Walking time
1 day
Distance
13.0km
Type
One way
One way
Grade
Easy
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Find it
Starts
Okiwi Bay Campsite, SH1 north of Kaikoura.
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Ends
Half Moon Bay, SH1 north of Kaikoura.
Maps
NZTopo50-BT28
Altitude
Sea level – 590m
Altitude change 590m
More information

This route winds through coastal ranges north of Kaikoura. The track starts and ends at campsites, although there is 7km of road between track ends. The track is commonly used by mountain bikers and by hunters on 4X4 bikes.

From Okiwi Bay, the track climbs easily with a branch leading to the summit of Patutu (1162m). The track crosses several streams and passes around the northwestern slopes of Jacobs Ladder. It crosses Ohau Stream and meanders down to Half Moon Bay, passing a side-track to Seaward Valley Road.

Map
This track needs a photograph.
ID 8808

About this track

Added 23 October 2013 by MatthewMatthew. No revisions.
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