Totara Log Track

COVID-19 update on parks and tracks

All parks and tracks are open under alert level 2.  To help keep everyone well, please continue to maintain a 2 metre distance from other people when you’re out and about and please wash your hands before and after using equipment in our parks and gardens.

The following are all open:

  • All parks and gardens
  • Public toilets
  • Playgrounds, play equipment or exercise equipment in parks
  • Visitor and information centres
  • Dog parks
  • The Botanic Gardens
  • Boat ramps and wharves
  • Cemeteries

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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.


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