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Mount Pirongia

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Business Type: Waikato Landmark

Overview

Mt Pirongia

Address: Pirongia Hamilton & Waikato

Description

Its many peaks are volcanic cones.

Sharp edge cliffs, rocky outcrops and deep gorges still features that define the volcanic landscape.

Pirongia Forest Park covers 17,000 hectares – with several species of native trees found – the difference in altitudes reveals the changes in forest layers.

With numerous walking tracks from one hour – overnighters – Mt Pirongia is a popular recreation destination for walking, tramping, camping, hunting and picnicking.

Locations

Pirongia

Photo Gallery

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