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Walks / Kauri walk to Dickey Flat

Kauri walk to Dickey Flat


Kauri walk to Dickey Flat

Sunday, 12 April 2020

Grade 3-4

Nearest Town: Waihi

Registration Region: Waihi

Duration: 4 hours return - includes river crossings

Start Time: 9:30 am - Dickey's Flat, Karangahake Gorge

Cost: No Charge

Enjoy the beautiful settings along the Dean and Mangakino Pack tracks to where the Mangakino Stream and Waitawheta River converge. Tramp along the Waitawheta River (writhing serpent) discover the few ancient Kauri left by milling companies of past days.  Enjoy the newly upgraded track to Dickey Flat.

At Dickey’s Flat Adventure Camp enjoy ‘billy tea’, a sausage and marshmallows to toast over the fire. (bring own mug) Suitable 8 yrs and over.

Meet at Dickey Flat Adventure Camp, (bottom Dickey Flat Road on left) from there we will arrange transport shuttle. 

No Cost


  • Stream Crossings

PLEASE NOTE: Participants are responsible for their own safety equipment, food, water, clothing and vehicles.