Altitude: 1006m to 1129m. Gain: 275m. Loss: 306m . Gradient: 7 deg (Gentle)
Skills: Alpine weather (2/7) Winter - Snow/ice underfoot (2/7)
An easy but long walk along the 4WD Takaparui Road from Travers Hut to it's southern end. Note that tracks to Forks Hut start 300m beyond the end of the graveled road. A journey through an endless expanse of leatherleaf, with views over the Tararua district and Manawatu.