Tararua Traverse

OverviewTrail Status: Open

Trail Safety Warning – 4 August 2017

Pahiatua Road (aka Pahiatua Track) between Palmerston North and Pahiatua is experiencing increased traffic volumes due to the closure of the nearby Manawatu Gorge. Take care on this road by avoiding riding it during peak hour traffic and at night. Safety can also be improved by wearing high-vis clothing and turning on rear flashing lights.

Palmerston North — Alfredton Route 52 (1 day, 67km)

Be Prepared

There is no cellphone coverage around Alfredton.

You will need to pack your own supplies for the stretch from Pahiatua to Masterton.

There are services and accommodation at Palmerston North and Pahiatua and a campground at Alfredton.

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