TRAMPING

TRAMPING

Situated in Galatea the gateway to Te Urewera the Old Shearers' Quarters accommodation is perfect for a tramping break.   Te Urewera hosts one of New Zealands Great Walks -Lake Waikaremoana in the southern area of the park.  There are also shorter walks available in the Lake Waikaremoana area.  Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park has a range of walks from 1hr to 2-5 days. Contact Murupara DOC visitor centre for more information on these and other walks in the area. www.doc.govt.nz/vistorcentres

Rainbow Mountain-Summit Track on the way to Rotorua gives a fantastic view over the whole area.

Canyon in Whirinaki Forest