GPX file. Distance from location: 896m.
Circuit track touring the Ark in the Park in the Waitakere Ranges. More ▶︎
Track. 0 – 1 day. Easy. Loop track with a road section. Distance from location: 1.1km.
Waitakere Dam, tunnels and Anawhata Stream Loop This 4.5 hour walk takes you through kauri forest, ferny-edged streams, up and along ridges with fantastic views and past spots of interest to engineery types (water supply) and history buffs (kauri felling). More ▶︎
Track. Easy. Loop track. Distance from location: 1.2km.
A beaut walk in kauri forest, from the Cascades carpark. A good introductory tramp in a half day. Take your niece or nephew. Hug a kauri tree, ogle a dam. There's some interpretation info along the way More ▶︎
Place. Place. 170.00km2. Distance from location: 1.8km.
The largest regional park managed by Auckland Council, this park covers 17000 hectares of rich and diverse forests, as well as the dramatic and beautiful coastline from Muriwai to Whatipu. More ▶︎
Hut. Club hut (Auckland Tramping Club). Capacity: 24.Bookings required. Distance from location: 2.0km.
A large hut in the Waitakere Ranges. The hut was opened 17 March 1929 by the Auckland Tramping Club. Cookware and dinnerware are available at the hut. The hut has road access. More ▶︎