Pa's Mountain Walk

For those who like a challenge: This is a strenuous hike which requires a certain standard of fitness. Moves at a fairly brisk pace. Pa reserves the right to refuse those who he thinks unfit. This is for safety reasons. Not suited for those with heart or knee problems.

Follow through lush valley to the beginning of the steep ascent leading to the base of the Needle (half hour). Stop at the large ceremonial stone. See the carving done by ancient Polynesians.

Following along the ridge. then down through the canopy of native trees to the mountain stream all the way to Wigmore's waterfall (2.5 hours).

Bring a drink and mosquito repellent. Lunch and transport provided. Tours operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday.