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Bush and Beyond

New Zealand's Kahurangi National Park, Guided Walk Specialists

The outstanding view

Leslie-Karamea Track

A Long Walk Through the Heart of the Park

A Long Walk Through the Heart of the Park
A Long Walk Through the Heart of the Park

Duration: 6 days

Trip Facts
Trip Facts

Trip Facts

Duration: 6 days
Fitness level: Above average

Trip Features
Trip Features

Trip Features

This is a classic wilderness track with diverse scenery.

The starting point is the Flora track from which the Mount Arthur Tablelands are crossed, then the descent into the pristine Leslie/Karamea valley with its podocarp beech forest and wilderness rivers.

Our second night is spent at the new Karamea Bend Hut, at the junction of the two rivers. For two days we will follow the Karamea River south to its headwaters.

Crossing a low pass, we will then journey eastward down the Wangapeka River to Rolling River junction, following the historic Wangapeka goldmining track.

This is a long walk of approximately 100 kms, with several creek crossings that could be unpassable in wet weather.

Previous hiking experience is necessary. There are well-spaced huts all the way and we will take 6 days so as to allow time to enjoy the surrounding country and in the event that flooded creeks hinder our progress.

Highlights include: Historical huts, wonderful swimming spots, alpine and river scenery, earthquake formed Moonstone Lake and forests dripping with moss.

Leslie-Karamea Track Pricing

Fully serviced option:

Price: $1,800

Note: As this is a 6-day trip, clients are expected to carry a share of the food, as well as their personal gear.

Self catered option (minimum 4 persons):

4-7 persons, $800 pp
8-10 persons, $750 pp

Contact us now about a guided multi-day walk on the LeslieKaramea Track

Contact us now about a guided multi-day walk on the LeslieKaramea Track

Upcoming Guided Walks

Heaphy Track Guided Walks 24th March
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 26th-31st March
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 2nd-7th April
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 9th-14th April
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 17th-22nd April
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 24th-29th April
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 15th-20th October
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 22nd-27th October
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 29th October - 3rd November
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 5th-10th November
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 12th-17th November
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 19th-24th November
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 26th November - 1st December
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 3rd-8th December
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 10th-15th December
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 28th December - 2nd January
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 29th December - 3rd January
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 7th-12th January
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 14th-19th January
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Heaphy Track Guided Walks 28th January - 2nd February
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 4th-9th February
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 11th-16th February
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 18th-23rd February
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 25th February - 2nd March
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 4th-9th March
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 11th-16th March
Heaphy Track Guided Walks 18th-23rd March
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Bush and Beyond Guided Walks, 1544 Dovedale Road, RD2, Wakefield, 7096, New Zealand,
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