Trails: Watercare Coastal Walkway Oruarangi Rd carpark – Watercare Coastal Walkway to Otuataua Stonefields and back – Watercare Walkway to Puketutu Island – Watercare Walkway to Foreshore Walk (Birds watching) – Beach walk along Kiwi Esplanade (Geological phenomenon) – Woodward Ave. – Mangere Mountain track – Mangere Lagoon Loop Track – Watercare Coastal Walkway back to car park.
Car Park: Yes. Watercare Coastal Walkway Oruarangi Rd carpark. It’s about 20 minutes drive from Auckland city centre.
Public Toilet: Yes
Weather: Check Weather before you go!
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Total climbing: 329 m
Average speed: 8.98 km/h
Total Time: 04:42:23
Total flat distance: 30 km, Climbing distance: 3.5 km, Descent distance: 3.5 km, Flat distance: 23.1 km, Maximum difference: 52 m, Final balance: 0 m.
Difficulty Rating: 3.39 – M+
The “Total Time” is my time in July which includes breaks (Birds watching and shooting — I mean photo shooting! by Perry) and quick lunch time.
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Ran it again on 31/07/2016 morning with Timothy against frozen gale, rain and hail!
Total climbing: 788 m
Average speed: 10.21 km/h
Total Time: 03:08:24