Category: Explore

Great Barrier Musings

James and I both arrived back in Auckland from our Great Barrier Island adventure (although in the least straight forward manner ever, but more on that later) and before I get in depth about our...

Cascade Loop (4.5km)

The Cascade Loop 4.5 – 5.0 km depending on which end of Auckland City Walk you start/end at. The route; Falls Road car park, Auckland City Walk, Fence Line Track, Cascade Track, Upper Kauri...

Montana Heritage Trail – Cascade Kauri

Tramping Track – The Montana Heritage Trail in the Waitakere Ranges provides access to the largest remaining stand of mature kauri trees in the Auckland region. You’ll need a picnic and plenty of water...

The Pipeline Loop (6.2km)

The logistics of running from one point to another (as you would on the Hillary Trail) tend to put me off and although I’m not opposed to running to a point then turning around...