Alerts

Rocks Hut - Pelorus Track

For Rocks Hut
Alert Multiple slips and riverbank erosion on Hacket Track network

Multiple slips have occurred along the Hacket Track network and there is potential for further rockfall and riverbank erosion.

The tracks are open and slip sections are marked with danger signs. Extreme caution is required when traversing these hazardous locations. Move quickly and do not stop.

If heavy rain is forecast avoid the area entirely.

This is a long-term alert.

First published on 22 October 2021. Last reviewed on 16 August 2022.
Date 16 Aug 2022 16:08
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2022.
For Rocks Hut
Alert Pelorus Track and Te Araroa Trail windfall hazards

There are numerous windfalls on the Pelorus Track/Te Araroa Trail between the Maungatapu Road end and Totara Saddle in the Richmond Ranges. Visitors should be aware that they may need to allow extra time for travel and be prepared to navigate them. 

First published on 15 July 2022. Last reviewed on 30 September 2022.
Date 1 Oct 2022 08:12
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2022.