The Taranaki Crossing is a project within the Egmont National Park, connecting and upgrading a series of walking tracks on the maunga.
A total of 25 km of tracks will be improved – creating a mix of short walks, day walks and the foundation for a multi-day walking experience at Taranaki Maunga. Also an upgrade or replacement of the Pouakai Hut.
Taranaki Crossing project details
The Department of Conservation has put together information on what you can do regarding DOC facilities, huts, campsites, etc at the current Covid-19 alert level in New Zealand.
DOC's Covid-19 Response
The mountain safety council has put together a website that contains guidance on what you can do in the outdoors at the current Covid-19 alert level in New Zealand. This is a very useful resource.
Visit Covid-19 Outdoors