The 4WD access road up the West Branch of the Matukituki Valley. This route traverses private land (Mt Aspiring Station) via an access easement.
###### LEAVE ALL GATES AS YOU FIND THEM #####.
Please stay on the road. When you get to just past Cascade Hut there is a locked gate and fence. This is where the National Park starts. You can ride along the rough 4WD track to the hut, but all tracks from there on are walking only.
Take a small pack and sleeping bag and stay at Mt Aspiring Hut and do a Bike then Hike. Hut passes can be booked online at www.doc.govt.nz or at the Wanaka DOC Head Quarters.
Take the Wanaka Mt Aspirign Road (No Exit) and 63 km from Wanaka to the Road edn at Raspbery Creek. Road has many fords past Mt Aspiring Homestead. Park your car at the Raspberry Creek Car Park and head along the gravel path.
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More Stats for West Branch Matukituki Valley mountain bike trail
Altitude change311 ft
Altitude min1,224 ft
Altitude start1,224 ft
Altitude end1,535 ft
Distance climb3.0 miles
Distance down1.9 miles
Distance flat3,646 ft
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