The Pukatea Ridge Track begins 7.5 km along the Pirau Ridge and descends to the lower Waipapa River Track leading to Forest Pools.
10,000 Steps Northland: This track equates to approximately 5,067 steps.
The Puketi Kauri Forest is signposted from SH10 south of Kaeo and north of Waipapa. The Forest can also be reached from SH1, north of Okaihau.
Take care when you leave the State Highway as you will be travelling on unsealed roads.