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Manawatu Gorge Track, Manawatu - Wanganui

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Manawatu Gorge TrackBeginner - Intermediate

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Trail Information

20.00km

1110m

1110m

 

Manawatu - Wanganui

Ashhurst

Front country - easily accessible

Out and Back

Undulating, some big hills

Native bush
Riverside
Other

Beginner - Intermediate

4:00 (Slow)
3:00 (Moderate)
2:00 (Fast)

-11.4%

+14.5%

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Description

Route is well signed posted. Started from the Ashhurst carpark you go under the highway and go up the hill. Once at the highest point it undulates until the climb down to the Woodville end (please note there is a slip on the track which closed the track preventing an exit at the Woodville end. You will only get about 16km run to the closed track point and back to the carpark until this slip is cleared).


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Features of interest

Views of windfarm and stream crossings (bridged)


Make Up of Run

Moderate Single Track: 100%


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  • Access

    State Highway 3, 1km from Ashhurst, or on Gorge road about 5km from Woodville.

    Manawatu Gorge Ashhurst end carpark. You can park at the Woodville end by driving over the bridge at Woodville end of gorge, the road is called Gorge road and the carpark is about 200m from the bridge. However, this end of track is currently closed due to a slide (when this might be fixed is unclear).

    3 km

    4 minutes

    No

    No

  • Staying Safe

    Easy.

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    Generally good.

    Seam-sealed waterproof jacket, Whistle, First aid kit, Extra food for emergencies, Cellphone, Map.

    No water

    Rainy, muddy and cold in winter

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