Hunter River
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Introduction

The Hunter River Valley is part of the Hāwea Conservation Park and nestled between the Young and Huxley ranges. Its open grasslands, braided river system and deep canyon gorges offer remote seekers a beautiful but challenging backcountry experience.

Walking and tramping

Advanced: Tramping track

Mountain biking

Advanced: Grade 4

Other activities

  • Four wheel driving
  • Horse riding

Seasonal restrictions

Access via Hunter Valley Station -  closed 1 October to 1 December annually for farming practices. Access may also be declined at other times.

Contacts

Tititea / Mount Aspiring National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   0272696871
Fax:   03 4437660
Email:   mtaspiringvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   1 Ballantyne Road
Wanaka 9305
Postal Address:   PO Box 93
Wanaka 9343
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