Tongariro Crossing Map

Even though the track is well sign posted, it’s worth taking a copy of the map – just in case.  On the map below you can see toilets, and knowing where these are will be handy!

Tongariro Crossing Map

Tongariro Alpine Elevations


You know you’ll be going up, but by how much?
The highest point on the crossing is at the Red Crate, where you will be 1,868 metres above sea level.  

You start at 1,120 metres above sea level – so the climb is not insignificant.  You can at just over 1,000 metres above sea level

Tongariro Crossing Elevation