Lunch on the top of Maungakawa

Hapuakohe Walkway
Hapuakohe Walkway
Track 1 – 2 days. Easy/medium. One way.
A walk in two sections. The southern section goes from the end of Mangipiko Valley Rd to a point on Ohinewai Rd, taking about 6 hours. The northern section goes from Ohinewai Rd to North Rd and ta...

Track grades

Unusually smooth, well-marked track, easy gradients. Up to about 4 hours per day.
Typical lowland track. Generally easy walking and well marked. Ascents of up to 1000m. Some easy river crossings, unmarked travel along rivers.
Typical tops track. Experienced trampers only. Rough, muddy and poorly marked or unmarked. Ascents of up to 2000m. River crossings, open tops, passes. Up to about 8 hours per day.
Navigation and snow skills (use of ice axe and crampons) required. Glaciers, exposure to falls.
Rough or non-existent tracks. Following ridges, bush spurs, and rivers. Steep ascents, arduous travel, hazardous conditions, snow and navigation skills essential.