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Cooksen Kauri Trail , Waikato

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Cooksen Kauri Trail Beginner

Submitted by Kirstine Collins

Info Info

Trail Information

4.80km

265m

265m

 

Waikato

Thames

Front country - easily accessible

Out and Back

Undulating, some big hills

Native bush

Beginner

1:00 (Slow)
0:35 (Moderate)
0:20 (Fast)

-10.5%

+10.5%

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Description

The trail is wide gravel that starts climbing gently beside the Waiora Stream, crossing a couple of times by bridge. The steep climb then begins up a series of steps totalling 700 in all. There is a viewing area for the Cooksen Kauri at the top. Return the same way.


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Features of interest

Cooksen Kauri is a huge mature Kauri tree


Make Up of Run

Easy Single Track: 100%


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  • Access

    Head south out of Thames on SH25. At the BP turn left onto Banks Road. At the end of Banks Street turn right onto Parawai Road. Continue for 18 km to Wainora Campsite. Go into the campsite and follow road to carpark.

    Large gravel carpark and toilets

    19 km

    31 minutes

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  • Staying Safe

    Easy.

    Non-existent.

    Seam-sealed waterproof jacket, Personal Locator Beacon (PLB), Whistle, First aid kit.

    Stream by the river for the first and last 1500m

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