Photos of Tongariro Alpine Crossing

DISTANCE
12.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2,690 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

hiking

nature trips

walking

bird watching

lake

hot springs

partially paved

views

muddy

rocky

snow

no dogs

2 days ago

loved it! scree slope is hard work, pays to have a walking pole and laugh if you fall on your butt.
take lots of water.
if you take a shuttle in, often the shuttle companies will keep records of whose meant to be picked up, so if you change your plans, call them so they can mark you as safe.