Best trails in Waikato

place New Zealand

What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Waikato, New Zealand. The Karioi Mountain Loop is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy, medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Mt Karioi Track and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Port Waikato Dunes Walk. The longest trail is the Karioi Mountain Loop at 43 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Wairēinga - Bridal Veil Falls at 1 km. Get off line access to Fastfood, Restaurant, Peak, and History 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: