Leg 5 details

Aid Station 1 Rewatu Marae to Checkpoint 4 Etting's Farm

LEG DISTANCE CUMULATIVE DISTANCE CHECKPOINT OPENING / CLOSING TIME
9.8 km 64.5 km Checkpoint 4 closes at 7:00am Sunday.
DIFFICULTY
RATING:
5
TRAIL DESCRIPTION:
Begin by walking along Rewatu Road before ascending up a steep gravel driveway. Take your time as there are some very steep up and downhill sections of this leg. You will be walking through farmland, along fence lines and windy tracks all the way to SH2. You'll cross the road and some railway tracks before embarking on the final stretch of this leg. You will be on gravel tracks with a gradually descending hill which will bring you to Checkpoint 4.
 

 

 

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  • Oxfam Trailwalker 2019: 23-24 March
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