20 march 2018

The tree fallen from 14 March has now been cleared and the track is safe for use.


14 March 2018

A tree has fallen across the track between the eastern end entrance and the Upper Gorge Bridge track junction. It is impassable; walkers are advised to avoid the area. An alternative route via the Upper Gorge Bridge Track is available.

See more on the DOC site here: www.doc.govt.nz


15 September 2017: Update of Gorge walking tracks

Although SH3 through the Manawatu Gorge is closed, all of the walking tracks in Te Apiti - Manawatu Gorge are currently open. There are a number of walking tracks here, which can be accessed from either end as usual.

Access to the Big Slip Lookout at the western end remains closed.