Te Araroa Trail


Trail Running – Te Araora Dome Forest to Omaha Forest Summit Tamahunga and return

Part of Te Araroa Trail: Dome Tearooms carpark – Dome Forest Walkway – The Dome Summit – Waiwhiu Kauri Grove – off bush private 4WD pine forest road – Waiwhiu Valley Rd –  Cross Waiwhiu Stream into bush walk along the stream- off stream uphill to Totara Scenic Reserve – Junction of […]


Trail Running – Puhinui Reserve and Te Araroa Trail 15km

Trail: Puhinui Reserve tracks plus Te Araroa Trail section. Car Park: End of Price Road, Wiri. Public Toilet: Yes Note: Gore-Tex shoes is recommended if run in winter. For better map display, click the buttons (Full Screen, Hide/Show Photos and Back to Center) in the top right corner of the map […]


Trail running – Puhoi Domain to Moir Hill of Te Araroa Trail

Part of Te Araroa Trail: Puhoi Domain – Puhoi Track – Remiger Rd – Dunn’s Bush Track – J Tolhopf Rd – Moirs Hill Summit Track (Barker Road) – Moirs Hill Summit – return back the same trail to Puhoi Domain. Car Park: Puhoi Domain Toilet: Yes Weather: Check weather before you […]


Te Araroa Trail in Omaha Forest

Trails: Te Araroa Trail Matakana Valley Road entrance – Te Araroa Trail – Junction to Tamahunga Track – Mt Tamahunga Summit – Tamahunga Ecological Area boundary – Junction to Rodney Rd – Return back the same way. Caution: Very muddy and rugged track! Experienced trampers only! Car Park: No car park around Matakana Valley Road […]


Te Araroa Trail and off tracks in Hunua Ranges

Trails: McNicol Rd car park – Te Araroa Trail – off track to Orum Rd – off track back to forest – off track to Orum Rd – Cossey Access Rd – Te Araroa Trail  – McNicol Rd car park. Caution: Experienced trampers with good navigation skill only! Car Park: Yes. McNicol Rd car park. It’s […]


Mangatawhiri Track – Te Araroa Trail Hunua Ranges 3

Trails: Lyons Road on road car park – Lyons Rd until the gate of Dilworth Camp – Mangtawhiri Track – Neary Peak – Retrace back the same way. Caution: Experienced tramper only. Car Park: No. On road before the private road gate. It’s about 45 minutes drive from Auckland city centre. Public […]


Te Araroa Trail Dome Forest Walkway to Govan Wilson Road Track Auckland

Te Araroa Trail from Dome Tearooms to Govan Wilson Rd: Dome Tearooms carpark – Dome Forest Walkway – The Dome Summit – Waiwhiu Kauri Grove – off bush private 4WD pine forest road – Waiwhiu Valley Rd –  Cross Waiwhiu Stream into bush walk along the stream- off stream uphill to Totara […]


Te Araroa Trail and Tracks in Clevedon Scenic Reserve Auckland 1

Trails: Te Araroa Trail and Tracks in Clevedon Scenic Reserve, Clevedon, Auckland. Car Park: Yes. Set “30 Thorps Quarry Rd, Clevedon, Auckland” in your GPS. It’s almost end of Thorps Quarry Rd, Clevedon and about 34km and 31 minutes drive from Auckland city center. Public Toilet: Yes Weather: Check Weather […]