While Tia was journeying, the other early explorer Ngātoroirangi saw Mt Tauhara and determined to build an altar on the summit. When he saw Tia in the same area, he decided to follow him around the lake. This 1874 painting shows Tauhara as viewed from Lake Taupō.
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