Riders crossing one of the streams on the Tree Trunk Gorge track
Image: Amelia Willis | DOC



Walk or mountain bike through the Kaimanawa Forest Park taking in two spectacular gorges, and the characteristic beech and kamahi forest.

5 km | 17 km

Walking and tramping

1 hr 30 min Advanced: Tramping track

Mountain biking

Various times under 4 hr Advanced: Grade 4

Dog access

Dogs with a DOC permit only. Contact closest DOC office to get a permit. Other pets on conservation land rules.


Check, Clean, Dry

Clean all gear when moving between waterways to prevent the spread of didymo and other freshwater pests.

How to check, clean, dry your gear.


DOC Customer Service Centre
Phone 0800 275 362
Email turangi@doc.govt.nz
Address DOC offices
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