From November to May, trek across a volcanic alpine landscape of dramatic contrasts. From June to October, snow and ice means alpine skills and experience are essential – it’s best to go with guide or choose another track.
19.4 km one way
Walking and tramping
Nov-May: 7-8 hr | Jun-Oct: 9 hr Intermediate: Great Walk/Easier tramping track
- Labour weekend in October to 30 April parking restrictions (4 hr maximum) are in place at the road-ends – we suggest you book a shuttle.
- Over winter, additional hazards are present including snow and ice, avalanche risk, and sub-zero temperatures.