The Oromahoe Traverse follows a ridgeline through regenerating hardwood/podocarp forest, linking Oromahoe Road with School Road, near Paihia.
If you want to enjoy a short walk amongst kauri before starting the Oromahoe Traverse, walk 800 m westwards along Oromahoe Road. You will find the Opua Kauri Walk on your left.
10,000 Steps Northland: This track equates to about 8,000 steps.
From Opua: Travelling from the south on SH11, turn left at the top of the Opua Hill into Oromahoe Road. The Oromahoe Traverse is sign-posted on your right.
From Paihia: Walk the Paihia School Road Track, which starts at the end of School Road, 700 m from downtown Paihia.
Auckland and parts of the Waikato are at Level 3. DOC huts and campsites are closed in these regions. The rest of New Zealand is at Level 2.