If you are pushed for time or would like to experience a few of the shorter tracks around National Park our staff are more than happy to give advice on the most suitable tracks to suit your individual, group or family needs. Most tracks are accessible from Whakapapa Village approximately 10 minutes’ drive from the hotel. There are also tracks accessible from the back of the village leading to Tupapakarua Falls.
Time: 20 minutes return
Begins 4 km below Whakapapa Visitor Centre on SH 48.The falls, which tumble over the edge of an ancient lava flow, are reached after a short stroll through mountain toatoa and beech forest.