Byers Walk

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

  • Return by the same track
  • Easy

Short stroll along Glen Esk Stream, Piha.

Key information
Type
Return by the same track
Return by the same track
Grade
Easy
Access
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Maps
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This walk follows the true right bank of the Glen Esk Stream beneath the Kitekite Falls. Combine it with the Kitekite Track for short walks suitable for anybody in the family, or take it on the way back from the Falls. 

From the car park, cross a bridge. The track leads into forest and comes upon junctions with the Piha Valley and Home Tracks. Continue past a couple of picnic areas and into palm forest. A bridge crosses to the Kitekite Track. A large rata is nearby. Continue on past the bridge to the top bridge and cross to the Kitekite Track.

Return the same way or back down the Kitekite Track.

Connecting tracks

  • Kitekite Falls describes the usual circuit into the falls along the Kitekite, Knutzen, and Byers Tracks.
  • Kitekite Track leads up the valley from the Glenesk Road car park, leading on up toward the Kitekite Falls.

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ID 15946

About this track

Added 28 December 2015 by MatthewMatthew. No revisions.
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