Mount Ruapehu and Mount Ngauruhoe from Deadmans Track
Image: Bev Bacon | DOC



An easy to moderate overnight tramp to Rangiwahia Hut on the Whanahuia Range in Ruahine Forest Park. Return via the open tops and Deadman’s Track.

Walking and tramping

2 days Advanced: Tramping track

Dog access

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

Stay safe in the outdoors


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