Crossing the Pourangaki River on the Purity - Kelly Knight Hut Loop Track
Image: Brian Dobbie | ©


A loop track that takes in the Pourangaki River valley and the open tops of the Hikurangi Range in the Ruahine Forest Park.

Walking and tramping

2-3 days Advanced: Tramping track

Seasonal restrictions

Access across private land at either end of this trip is closed for lambing and calving.

Dog access

Dogs with a DOC permit for recreational hunting or management purposes only


Te Papaioea / Palmerston North Office
Phone:   +64 6 350 9700
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   28 North Street
Palmerston North 4410
Postal Address:   Private Bag 11010
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442
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