Tararua Northern Crossing Walking through the Tararua range is an extreme and beautiful challenge, accessible only to the fittest and most experienced hikers. The Tararua's mysterious clouds, rugged terrain and unique landforms will cast a spell on whoever is bold enough to step in.

hoe map Tararua Northern Crossing
  • 37 km

  • 4 days

Tararua Forest National Park - Kapiti

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trail name

Tararua Northern Crossing

departure

Upper Waingawa Road

arrival

Tararua Northern Crossing and Te Araroa Trail

continent

Oceania

country

New Zealand

region

Tararua Forest National Park - Kapiti

distance

37 km

duration

4 days

elevation gain

3.090 m

highest peak

1.545 m

lowest point

134 m

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