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The Timber Trail - Harrisons Creek (Waikato) Traditional Geocache

Hidden : 11/18/2013
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The Timber Trail is a two day mountain bike ride through Pureora forest from Pureora Village to Ongarue, near Taumarunui.  Total distance is 85km and the trail is graded 2-3 (Easy - Intermediate).  Enjoy majestic native forest, spectacular suspension bridges built especially for the trail and the rich history of this region. 

Suspension bridge near Harrisons Creek
Harrisons Creek is found just across a suspension bridge at marker 27 km.  It is a good place to stop for lunch on Day 1.  Here you will find a large open grassy clearing with easy access to water, a small shelter and a toilet.  Camping is available at Piropiro campsite about half way along the trail at the 40 km mark.  There is road access for vehicles to this campsite.  The cache is a 200 ml sistema container.

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