3 hrs, easy difficulty
About the trail
2 km one way. return via same track.
Climb to the summit of Hakarimata (374 m) and enjoy good views for the summit tower out towards the coast, across the Waikato Basin and down to Ruapehu.
Dog friendly: No
Things to know
Kauri dieback disease is spread through soil. Scrub soil off shoes and gear and check it's all removed before you go. Use a hygiene station when you enter and leave. Always stay on the track.