Tussock Traverse in Tongariro National Park

Saturday, 25 January 2014

Tongariro National Park

Run/Walk Off Road/Trail Medium Long Superlong

The current edition of this event is on 27 January 2018.

The Tussock Traverse on Saturday, 25 January 2014 is an alpine adventure run and walk with 26km, 13km and 6.5km options  in Tongariro National Park.

It cuts across the heart of the World Heritage Tongariro National Park, starting off the Desert Road on the Eastern side of the Park and taking in the Rangipo Desert and Waihohonu traverse track before finishing at the Chateau Tongariro in Whakapapa to the West.

The 26km event begins approximately 6kms up the Tukino Road in the Rangipo Desert (entrance off the Desert Road, SH1) with a long hard climb straight up, and eventually finishes at the Chateau Tongariro. The 13km and 6.5km events start and finish at the Chateau Tongariro.

Organiser

TotalSport

Distances/Events

6.5km
13km
26km

Location map

The 26km event starts 6km up the Tukino Road in the Rangipo Desert and finishes at the Chateau Tongariro. The other events start and finish at the Chateau Tongariro.

Note: map location may be approximate.

Other events

Other editons of this event were on / will be on:
- 27 January 2018
- 28 January 2017
- 30 January 2016
- 24 January 2015
- 25 January 2014

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This listing was last manually checked on 29 June 2017.

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