Tama Lakes, Tongariro National Park

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  • The walk was beautiful! We were lucky in getting a sunny day for it - perhaps would not have been such a nice walk in worse weather. The track is a well formed 16km walk with a decent amount of up... 
    The walk was beautiful! We were lucky in getting a sunny day for it - perhaps would not have been such a nice walk in worse weather. The track is a well formed 16km walk with a decent amount of up...  more »
  • The Tama Lakes walk is a good workout - 17km, around 5 hours. It is not as difficult or scenic as the nearby Tongariro Crossing, but it isn't as busy either. Most of the track is well paved but there....  more
    The Tama Lakes walk is a good workout - 17km, around 5 hours. It is not as difficult or scenic as the nearby Tongariro Crossing, but it isn't as busy either. Most of the track is well paved but there....  more »
  • The Tama Lakes track is one of my favorite, having done it 3 times in the past 5 years, during August/ September.This is also a great alternative to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, if you feel you... 
    The Tama Lakes track is one of my favorite, having done it 3 times in the past 5 years, during August/ September.This is also a great alternative to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, if you feel you...  more »

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