Iron Gate Hut Track
Image: Jorinna Prinz | DOC



Iron Gate Hut is a good day's hike along a sidle track up the Oroua River valley. Longer tramps are possible from this hut. Stay a night and return the same way.

Walking and tramping

4 - 5 hr Advanced: Tramping track

Dog access

Dogs with a DOC permit for recreational hunting or management purposes only. Other pets on conservation land rules.


Stay safe in the outdoors


Te Papaioea / Palmerston North Office
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Palmerston North 4410
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Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442
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