Tuwharetoa Cliffs

(54 routes)

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Tuwharetoa Cliffs

(54 routes)

These two tiers of cliffs were named for Ngati Tuwharetoa, within whose rohe the Mangatepopo valley lies. They are the closest cliffs to the road, and although the Upper Tier is seldom climbed on, the Lower Tier is probably the most popular of the Mangatepopo crags.

  • North

    Aspect

  • 30 min

    Walk in

  • 1300m

    Altitude

Type: 
Crag
Aspect: 
North
Altitude: 
1300m

These two tiers of cliffs were named for Ngati Tuwharetoa, within whose rohe the Mangatepopo valley lies. They are the closest cliffs to the road, and although the Upper Tier is seldom climbed on, the Lower Tier is probably the most popular of the Mangatepopo crags.

Access: 

The cliffs are reached by following the main track to a point just beyond where it is joined by the track from Whakapapa village. A faint track then leads up a dry stream bed towards the cliffs.

Walk time: 
30 min
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