Mt Taranaki on a clear morningImage: Stefan Marks | Creative Commons
The Mount Taranaki summit should only be attempted in good weather by experienced trampers with proper equipment.
The challenging Around the Mountain Circuit (AMC) offers you spectacular bush and alpine scenery. It is best tramped from October to April.
Egmont National Park’s premier 2–3 day tramp offers spectacular views of Mt Taranaki and the surrounding countryside. The 25 km track passes through forest, alpine tussock fields and the unique Ahukawakawa Swamp.
Explore Egmont National Park from the North Egmont roadend.
These short walks are in the Egmont National Park, at North Egmont Road end.