Macaulay Hut Track
Image: Hayley Wadmore | Creative Commons


Macaulay valley can be accessed on foot, or by mountain bike, horse or 4WD.

18 km one way

Walking and tramping

5 hr one way Advanced: Tramping track

Mountain biking

3 hr one way Easy: Grade 2

Other activities

  • Four wheel driving
  • Horse riding

Dog access

Dogs allowed. Keep dog under control at all times.

Your safety is your responsibility

Take the right gear to keep yourself safe on your tramp

Tell someone your plans using the Outdoors Intentions form including when to raise the alarm if you haven't returned.

Follow the Land Safety Code.


Raukapuka / Geraldine Office
Phone:   +64 3 693 1010
Address:   13 – 15 North Terrace
Geraldine 7930
Postal Address:   PO Box 33
Geraldine 7956
Te Manahuna / Twizel Office
Phone:   +64 3 435 0802
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   15 Wairepo Road
Twizel 7901
Postal Address:   Private Bag
Twizel 7944
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