Altitude: 1060m to 1177m. Gain: 61m. Loss: 146m . Gradient: 4 deg (Gentle)
Skills: Alpine weather (2/7) Winter - Snow/ice underfoot (2/7)
The 4WD Takapari Rd runs along the eastern escarpment of the Ruahines south from the Standfield Hut turnoff to Travers A Frame Hut. A couple of steep descents are tricky in 2WD vehicles, but should be fine in 4WD with some clearance.