Ruatiti Road and Middle Road

Distance:  48km    Time:  3 - 4 hours    Grade: 2 Easy

Middle Road and Ruatiti Road provide a link between the Old Coach Road (at Horopito) and the Mangapurua Track to the Bridge to Nowhere.  Middle Road (a gravel surface) connects with Ruatiti Road.

Ruatiti Road is a partially sealed, scenic road which follows the Manganui-o-te-ao River.  Picnic and camping facilities are available at the Ruatiti Domain along with some of New Zealand's best trout fishing.