The Otoko Walkway is 50 km north-west of Gisborne. It traverses 5 km of the old Gisborne/Moutohora railway line. This track is not maintained.

5 km one way

Walking and tramping

2 hr 30 min Easy: Walking track

Seasonal restrictions

The track is closed each year during the lambing season from 1 August to the start of Labour Weekend (late October).


Turanganui-a-Kiwa / Gisborne Office
Phone:   0800 275 362
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   gisborne@doc.govt.nz
Address:   63 Carnarvon Street
Gisborne 4010
Postal Address:   PO Box 668
Gisborne 4040
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