From Lone Kauri Road, down a gravel access road, La Trobe Track starts on the right and follows along a ridge between Company and Karekare streams. The track eventually descends steeply the north side of the ridge across Murdoch Stream and winds down to Karekare Road, 100m north of the parking area.
La Trobe Track details
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.
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.