19/12/2020 Sat. Drove 4 hrs from Auckland to Whakapapa, ran Northern Circuit 8 hours myself, then drove 4 hours back to Auckland. A nice day but little bit hot! My first and probably the last long distance run in 2020.
Te Henga Walkway trail running on 18/07/2020.
Trails: Karangahake Hall car park – Hauraki Rail Trail – Waihi Historic (Goldfields) Railway Station – return the same way back. Car Park: Yes. Off State Highway 2 Karangahake Hall car park. It’s about 125km and 1.5 hrs driving from Auckland city center. Public Toilet: Yes Weather: Check Weather before you go! […]
Trails: Karaka Road car park – Karaka Tramping Track – Junction of Karaka Track and Waiotahi Track – Junction of Karaka Track and Tararu Track – Junction of Karaka Track and Crosbies Main Range Track and Wainora Track to Orange Peel Corner – Crosbies Main Range Track – Crosbies Hut […]
2019 Christmas holiday trail run with friends. Trails: Te Toto Gorge Lookout car park on Whaanga Road, Raglan – Karioi Summit Track – Lookout – Karioi Summit – Wairake Track – End of Karioi Road car park. Car Park: Yes Public Toilet: No For better map display, click the buttons […]
Trail running – my last trail run on the last day of 2019 in Kaimai Range. Trails: Franklin Rd end car park – Dean Track – Mangakino Pack Track – Turn to Waipapa Track from the junction of Mangakino Pack Track Siding which goes to Tui Mine – Waipapa Track […]
Puhoi Track is a 5km one way mountain track with good track condition and bush tree sheltering. I recommend it the best trail running training trail in Auckland. You can run one return 10km, or two or three returns 30km depends on your ability, leaving your water and food in car. […]
Running Trails: Mangemangeroa Reserve Somerville Road car park – Mangemangeroa Walkway to each ends and return. Car Park: Yes, Typically from end of walkway Hayley Lane car park. Public Toilet: No. Weather: Check Weather before you go! For better map display, click the buttons (Full Screen, Hide/Show Photos and Back to Center) in the top right corner of […]
Trails: Totara Park mountain bike trails + Puhinui stream forest trails + some paths in Gardens. Car Park: Calluna Cres, Totara Heights, On street. It’s bout 15 to 20 minutes drive from Auckland city. Weather: Check Weather before you go! For better map display, click the buttons (Full Screen, Hide/Show […]
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 […]