Long time no see you all! Run the big hills again! Trails: Upper Mangatawhiri Dam carpark – Lilburne Road – Rata Ridge Track – Mangatangi Ridge Track – Upper Mangatawhiri Track – Ernies Track – Waterline Road – carpark. Two streams on Ernies Track were quite deep, but not very bad.
Starts from the car park near to the junction of Te Henga Road and Bethells Road. Keep on muddy road after gates until Whatitiri Track, then turn right until Long Road Track. Turn left until you meet the big farm gate. There are posts in farm until you reach the highest […]
Tracks in bush were updated and are in good maintaining. But the 4WD roads are worse. If you like muddy, go in winter. Car park is good for at least 6-10 cars. No toilet.
Another once-a-week-Saturday-hiking. Don’t have many choices in Auckland at this moment. So, we come again Dome Forest! Great news! The Dome Café is back open again!
Part of Hapuakohe Walkway north section in Hapuakohe Range. Keep eyes on marks! If you don’t see marks, you probably will get lost!
Upper Mangatawhiri Dam car park – Lilburn Road Track – Pukapuka Track – Mangatangi Trig – Lower Mangatawhiri Camp Ground – Moumoukai Valley Road – River Track – car park.
2021 New updated Spragg Bush Track & Cutty Grass Track & McElwain Lookout, Auckland. Didn’t see any update on McElwain Lookout and Track. Spragg Bush Track is easy, short and really beautiful! Cutty Grass Track is much boring than before. Good for fat tyre biking. See a sign of “no dog” on […]
From end of Te Puru Creek road car park: Te Puru Track climbs about 700m after three streams crossing. The first junction you meet lead to Crosbies Hut via Crosbies Main Range Track. Turn Left from the first junction about 50m meet the second junction which goes down to Waiomu Valley […]
If you park and start at end of Puketui Road, You will have to cross the stream. Can be dangerous in wet weather or flood situation.
Te Araroa Trail Puhoi to Moir Hill via Dunn’s Bush. A new beautiful track was just finished in Dunn’s Bush which make a new smaller loop with an old track. I also found a new track is under construction in Moir Hill forest which I believe will join the exist […]