Best trails in Carterton

place New Zealand

What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Carterton, New Zealand. The Tararua Southern Crossing is the most popular trail. The trails have 13 user reviews with great photos and information. There are trails of various difficulty levels including medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Tararua Range Mutli-day Loop and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Ōtaki Forks - Fenceline Loop. The longest trail is the Tararua Range Mutli-day Loop at 64 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Ōtaki Forks - Fenceline Loop at 4 km. Get off line access to Campsite, Water, Shelter, and Peak locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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