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

From September to the end of November, access across private land at either end of this trip is closed for lambing, calving and other farming operations.

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
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