Tracks

Lower Kauri Track

Track Closed Tramping track Track closed until further notice

This track is closed indefinitely, to allow Kauri Dieback research.

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Tramping track

From Upper Kauri Track, the Lower Kauri Track descends gently through kauri grove, over undulating ground and across two streams; then ascends steeply to the ridge with mature kauri before reaching Long Road Track.


Lower Kauri Track details

Regional park: Click here for information about 'Cascade Kauri' (including gate opening hours)
Distance: 1.9 km
Time: 45 minutes
Wheelchair access: No
Pram access: No

Directions

From Upper Kauri Track, the Lower Kauri Track descends gently through kauri grove, over undulating ground and across two streams; then ascends steeply to the ridge with mature kauri before reaching Long Road Track.


What to expect

Suitable for people of reasonable fitness and experience.

Tramping tracks will:
  • Consist of formed and drained surfaces.
  • Be signposted at track entrances and key junctions.
Tramping tracks may:
  • Have structures in permanent wet areas but waterways will not generally be bridged.
  • Tramping tracks may also have limited track information, and steep grades.

Security

Theft from vehicles is not common but unfortunately can happen. You should take the same reasonable precautions you take when parking at other locations and remember to lock your vehicle and take your valuables with you.


Maps

All Cascade Kauri tracks