Place. Conservation Park. 763.48km2. Updated 23 March 201023 March 2010.
Mountain wilderness east of Tongariro National Park. Highest point: 1727m (Makorako). More ▶︎
Place. National Park. 790.00km2. Updated 21 November 201221 November 2012.
New Zealand's first national park andand one of the first to be created anywhere in the world. The volcanic heart of the North Island was given to the Crown by Horonuku Te Heuheu Tukino IV in 1887 and gazetted as ... More ▶︎
Article. By ianfisk Updated 9 January 20069 January 2006.
The Tongariro Northern Circuit circles around Ngauruhoe's cone with chances to climb either Ngauruhoe or Tongariro. The entire circuit takes 3-4 days, however the first day follows the famous Tongariro Crossing - the "best one day hike in New Zealand" ... More ▶︎
GPX file. By pmcke Updated 18 May 201118 May 2011.
I like to have this track loaded into my GPS whenever I am in the Kaimanawas because the boundary is not easily defined on the ground. The boundary is made up of lines drawn between the peaks on the map. The ... More ▶︎
GPX file. By pmcke Created 1 December 20091 December 2009.
Some years ago the prospect of a fast shortcut from Oturere Bridge to Oturere Hut has facinated me. I have done the trip 3 times now and I can't really recommend it as being any quicker than the track via ... More ▶︎