North Shore Tramping Club
Details to be finalised
Friday : Travel to Waihaha Valley Camp Site: Kaimanawa Road, 15 km south of Turangi off SH1
Saturday: Waihaha Valley Road end over Umukarikari Track to Waipakihi Hut (12 Bunk): ~7 hrs, 14 km. Alternatively Umukarikari track then doing some of the Urchin loop track and dropping down to meet the other party at Waipakihi River.
Sunday: Waipakihi Hut out to Urchin Campsite Road End: 7 hrs
Saturday: Drive bus to Urchin Road end Campsite.
Tramp to junction of Urchin Track and Waipakihi River Valley track Junction. Drop down to Camp site at the Waipakihi River: ~ 4 hrs : 7km
Sunday: -Waipakihi Stream track back up to Umukarikari Track then head back to Urchin Campsite Road end