Totara Log Track

COVID-19 update on parks and tracks

The Government is asking for everyone to stay at home. Their advice is that you can go for a walk or exercise outdoors for a short time, but to stick to simple walks or exercise spots close to home. 

If using one of our parks, always stay two metres away from anyone not in your household. If you take your dog, please keep it on a leash at all times to help avoid contact with other dogs. Take your dog poo home and dispose of it in your red bin.

Where there are gates and latches in parks, please avoid using your hands to open and close them. If gates are off their hinges or left open, please leave them as you find them.

Cemeteries are open for pedestrian access only. 

The following are closed:

  • Public toilets.
  • Playgrounds, play equipment or exercise equipment in parks.
  • The Botanic Gardens.
  • Car parks within parks.
  • Visitor and information centres.
  • The Spencer Park animal area and fenced dog parks.
  • All Council-owned sports facilities

Unite Against Covid-19, visit covid19.govt.nz

Totara Log Track in mid view

Start: Junction with Bush Road Track.

Finish: Junction with Ellas Track.

Time: 45 minutes one way.

Toilets: Located at Sign of the Bellbird.

Dogs: Prohibited.

Description:

The Totara Log Track offers plenty of walking through a diversity of terrain and vegetation cover. The trail winds around a rock outcrop and spur, connecting Bush Road Track, Bivvy Track and Ellas Track. These tracks can be combined in different ways to enable a variety of interesting circuits around the central and western parts of Ohinetahi Reserve.

The tracks in Ohinetahi are managed by the Summit Road Society(external link)You can find maps and more information about the area on their website. 

Map Listing