Mine Road Track begins 200m south of the start of the Kohukohunui Track, at the end of Mine Road and descends steeply through indigenous forest to the Mangatawhiri River. It then crosses the river and rises quickly to the Upper Mangatawhiri Track. This track is very steep and rugged.
Mine Road Track details
What to expect
Lightly cut marked or unmarked tracks, often steep. Streams and rivers may be unbridged. Boots are recommended. Suitable for fit, well equipped and experienced walkers.
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.