(The Long Pathway) is New Zealand
's newest long distance tramping
route, from Cape Reinga
. It is being built by the Te Araroa Trust and is due for completion in 2010 - some sections are already open.
The straight line distance from Cape Reinga to Bluff is 1475 km, however the Te Araroa Trail will cover a longer distance of approximately 2100km. It is estimated that a tramp along the full length of the trail will take approximately 4 months.
Te Araroa trampers
People who have walked its approximate route include: