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Butcher Track

Catchpool Valley | Rimutaka Forest Park, Wellington 6008, New Zealand
+64 4-802 4860
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Tough going

This is a tough track if you're going up, a lot easier coming down but your legs will still feel it... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2015
SIXOCLOCKTICKET
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Hook, United Kingdom
Hard work but worth it

If you want a relatively steep uphill track that's good underfoot, this is it. Once you get to the... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2012
WellingtonAthena
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Wellington
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14 Oct 2015
“Tough going”
5 Jan 2012
“Hard work but worth it”
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Catchpool Valley | Rimutaka Forest Park, Wellington 6008, New Zealand
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+64 4-802 4860
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is a tough track if you're going up, a lot easier coming down but your legs will still feel it either way! The track up is a good hour plus of pretty continuous climbing. The Butcher track is narrow in most places and unmade...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2012

If you want a relatively steep uphill track that's good underfoot, this is it. Once you get to the top, you follow the ridgeline along Cattle Ridge before descending to the main Orongorongo Track near the River. Cattle Ridge Track is not so well formed...More

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