Best trails in Taranaki Region

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What to expect

Taranaki Region has 6 trails including extra difficult, difficult, and medium difficulty trails. The trail with the highest elevation climb is Fanthams Peak and the one with the least climb is Cape Egmont Lighthouse Coastal Walk. The longest trail is the Pouakai Circuit at 24.6 km. To complete this hike you should budget at least 3 days. For a shorter adventure you can try the Cape Egmont Lighthouse Coastal Walk at 1.72 km. This could be done in as little as 1 days. Trails with the best offering of hostels include Fanthams Peak, Pouakai Circuit, Ahukawakawa Track, Barrett Lagoon Loop Track, and Cape Egmont Lighthouse Coastal Walk.