Distance: 4.4 km (3.0 DOC hours) - Marked route - Easy-moderate terrain
Altitude: 1056m to 1344m. Gain: 510m. Loss: 564m . Gradient: 14 deg (Moderate)
Skills: Occasional scrambles (3/7) Winter - Snow/ice underfoot (2/7)
GPX info source: Uploaded from GPS

The marked route continues along the narrow ridge with brief steep climbs to Wright (1196m) and Simpson (1174m) before the ridge broadens and climbs to the tarn at the new, cold, draughty Maungahuka Hut. Leatherleaf is present in the saddles but the track is well cut.