Altitude: 496m to 592m. Gain: 63m. Loss: 146m . Gradient: 2 deg (Gentle)
Skills: - Streams (2/5)
Heading down the Hurunui from Gabriel Hut the track soon exits beech forest and enters farmland. A poled route continues down the valley over rough flats, climbing once to pass above bluffs 1km before reaching the swingbridge where the track junction is signposted.