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Umukarikari Track

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 5.0 (2)

A hard ascent leads to amazing ridgelines and 360-degree views rivaled by few places in NZ.


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8.5

Miles

13.6

KM

Point to Point

5,162' 1,573 m

High

2,324' 708 m

Low

2,997' 913 m

Up

1,658' 505 m

Down

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

46%

Max Grade (25°)

Dogs No Dogs

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

The track climbs steadily through beech forest to the treeline. From there, it follows a poled route along the Umukarikari Range (summit 1561 m). After several kms of ridgeline, the track drops down to Waipakihi Hut.

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Shared By:

Kerry Suter

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  5.0 from 2 votes

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Finally into the Umukarikari range.
Jul 13, 2016 near Turangi, NZ

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