Karangahake Gorge



Situated at the base of the Coromandel Range, the Karangahake Gorge Historic Walkway follows the old railway line between Paeroa and Waihi, giving access to impressive remains from the mining and railway eras.

This track is part of the Hauraki Rail Trail (Ngā Haerenga New Zealand Cycle Trails).

2.5 km or 7 km

Walking and tramping

45 min or 4 hr return Easy: Walking track

Mountain biking

Easiest: Grade 1

Dog access

Dogs on a leash only


Tauranga Office
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Tauranga 3112
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Greerton West
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