DAY 2: Okaka Hut, Percy Burn Viaduct, Port
Walk 7 - 9 hours / 19km
along the Hump Ridge, descend through ancient marine terraces
of beech and podocarp forest to the coastal track near the
Edwin Burn viaduct.
An old logging tramway
leads across the massive Percy Burn viaduct, the
highest remaining wooden structure of its kind
in the world, to Port Craig Village.
Port Craig Village, Rarakau
Walk 4 - 6 hours / 17km
Explore this pioneering village
with a chance to see the rare Hector dolphin by
the old wharf. Walk coastal forest tracks and beach
sections back to Track Burn, Bluecliffs Beach and
finally Rarakau Lodge Carpark.