Time: 0.75 hours
Type: Tramping Track
Description: This track is usually used as part of a circuit from the Whatipu carpark allowing people to link the Gibbon, Muir and Pararaha Valley Tracks with the Whatipu Coastal walk. It is a reasonably short track however it is steep and in some places requires clambering around rockfaces and banks. It is recommended for experienced trampers only.
What to Expect:
Tramping tracks will:
- consist of formed and drained surfaces.
- be signposted at track entrances and key junctions.
Tramping tracks may:
- have structures in permanent wet areas but waterways will not generally be bridged.
Tramping tracks may also have limited track information, and steep grades.
Suitable for people of reasonable fitness and experience.
How to get to the Muir Track: Take the North-Western Motorway to the Great North Rd Exit. Follow Great North Rd onto Ash St which leads onto Rata St. Take Titirangi Rd right through Titirangi Village to the roundabout, take Huia Rd through to Huia. Continue on to Whatipu Rd for access to Whatipu at end of Whatipu Rd.