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 is closed from 1 June to 31 October and may be closed at other times of the year for farm management purposes.

At all times, you must get approval prior to accessing from the farm manager.

Dog access

No dogs


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
Back to top