Rocky Lookout

Walking Trail
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Masterton

Walking:
1 hr 30 mins, easy difficulty

About the trail
1.9 km one way, one way.
one way.
Walk up to a viewing platform for extensive views of the surrounding area.


Dog friendly: Yes

Things to know

Dogs allowed. Keep dog under control at all times.

From the Donnelly Flat Loop Walk, follow the well-graded Gentle Annie Track to a viewing platform with extensive views of Powell Hut, Mt Holdsworth, Jumbo Hut, Mitre Flat, Atiwhakatu valley and the plains out east.

Getting there

The track starts from the end of Mt Holdsworth Road.

2 km south of Masterton, turn off SH2 into Norfolk Road, which turns into Mt Holdsworth Road. Follow signs to Tararua Forest Park, about 15 km from SH2.

Source: Department of Conservation (Banner image: 'View from Rocky Lookout' and Hero image: 'Track up to Rocky Lookout' by Bev Bacon / DOC)