Rerekapa Falls
Image: Tamsen Walker | DOC

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Introduction

This track was made around 1910 by road workers using wheelbarrows, picks and shovels.

Walking and tramping

3-4 hr Advanced: Tramping track

Seasonal restrictions

The track is closed from 1 August to 31 October every year for the lambing season.

Dog access

Dogs with a DOC permit only. Contact closest DOC office to get a permit. Other pets on conservation land rules.

Stay safe in the outdoors

  1. Choose the right trip for you. Learn about the route and make sure you have the skills for it.
  2. Understand the weather. Check weather forecasts
  3. Pack warm clothes and extra food. Check gear lists
  4. Share your plans and take ways to get help. Share directly or use the Outdoor Intentions form or Plan My Walk. Take a distress beacon. 
  5. Take care of yourself and each other.

Contacts

Taranaki/Egmont National Park Visitor Centre
Phone +64 6 756 0990
Email egmontvc@doc.govt.nz
Address 2879 Egmont Road
Egmont National Park 4386
Hours See visitor centre hours
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