Best trails in Tararua

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What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Tararua, New Zealand. The Te Arapiki O Tawhaki is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the A Frame Hut and Takapari Road Track and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Manawatu Gorge Track via Big Totara Tree. The longest trail is the Manawatu Gorge Track via Big Totara Tree at 19 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Pukaka Loop at 4 km. Get off line access to Peak, Viewpoint, Water, and Shelter locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

To understand how we calculate a trail's difficulty please check out our blog post on the subject: