Lake Hanlon.

Image: DOC

Introduction

Walk to this scenic gem from the main road, south of Karamea.

Track overview

1.5 km return via same track

Walking and tramping

30 min return Easy: Walking track

Dog access

No dogs

About this track

Description

The track to this scenic gem climbs over a forested ridge to a lakeside viewing area, with kahikatea at the water’s edge, backed by beech forest, with occasional podocarp species and southern rātā.

Getting there

Access the track from the Karamea Highway, 8 km south of Little Wanganui.

Contacts

Paparoa National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 731 1895
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   paparoavc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   4294 Coast Road
Punakaiki
RD 1
Runanga 7873
Postal Address:   4294 Coast Road
Punakaiki
RD 1
Runanga 7873
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