The Te Tapui Loop Track boasts stunning views across to the Kaimai Ranges and Firth of Thames from the summit lookout tower.

Te Tapui Loop Walk, Waikato, New Zealand

Te Tapui Loop Track, Waikato

The 3-4 hour Waikato walk is a loop track that can be done in either direction. The tracks leads a short way into the peaceful bush surrounds before splitting in two directions. The track on the right is a shorter route to the summit, but includes a steady climb, while the left track is gentler, but a longer walk.

Visitors are rewarding with great views from the summit, the perfect spot for a picnic before the decent back down.

Te Tapui Loop walking track details

  • Location: Piakonui Road, Richmond Downs – between Cambridge, Morrinsville and Matamata
  • Length: 4km loop track
  • More Info:  www.doc.govt.nz
  • Please Note: Many of the walking trails in the Hamilton & Waikato region do not allow dogs. Hamilton & Waikato Tourism recommended checking with the local council before taking your dog on any of the trails in the region.