Tramps & Activities Calendar

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Tramps & Activities Calendar2012-08-08T11:20:33+00:00

Oct
21
Sun
Labour Weekend – no trip
Oct 21 @ 8:30 am

No tramps planned so kick back & relax or ring around if you feel like a walk

Oct
28
Sun
Rangitoto Island @ Rangitoto Ferry Wharf (west of Waiheke Wharf)
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am

No Meeting in Glen Eden

Fullers Ferry departs Auckland 9.15am, Devonport 9.25am
Return ferry leaves Rangitoto 4pm

Buy your tickets at either the Fullers or 360 Discovery Office

Grade: Moderate
Timing: 5 hrs

Enjoy the unique landscape and birdlife of Rangitoto Island. We will take the Coastal Rd to Mackenzie Bay and from there ascend to the summit. A visit to the lava cave (torch recommended) will precede our return to the wharf.
Please ensure footwear is completely clean and pack your lunch in rodent proof containers. (torch recommended) will precede our return to the wharf.

Nov
4
Sun
Waiheke Island @ Waiheke Ferry
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am

No Glen Eden Meeting
Grade: Moderate
Timing: 3-4 hours

Today we will explore the scenic north west corner of Waiheke, including Mataitia, Owhanake and Oneroa.
Meet on the 8.50am train from the Henderson station or the 8.56am train from the Glen Eden station, arrival time at
Britomart is 9.37am. Or meet on the 10am Waiheke ferry from the ferry buildings.
Don’t forget your gold card if you have one.

Nov
11
Sun
Hunuas – Upper Mangatawhiri Dam @ Glen Eden Post Shop
Nov 11 @ 8:30 am

Grade: Moderate/Difficult
Timing: 5 hrs

Meet at Glen Eden as usual to car pool or meet at Upper Mangatawhiri Dam carpark 9.30am at the end of Moumoukai
Road. (The road on some maps changes its name to ARA Drive part way along.)
Ernie’s track goes through some good bush and there are also some good views.

Nov
18
Sun
Arataki – Beveridge @ Glen Eden Post Shop
Nov 18 @ 8:30 am

Grade:Easy/Moderate
Timing: 3-4 hours

We will park at Arataki Visitors Centre, then walk the Beveridge track, Exhibition track, walk along the Scenic Drive to Mt Atkinson. There will be a sweet treat waiting so bring your flask.
Finally return back the way we came via Kohu road.
Please let Denise know if you are going straight to Arataki

Nov
25
Sun
Shakespear Regional Park @ Glen Eden Post Shop
Nov 25 @ 8:30 am

Grade:Easy/Moderate
Timing: 3 + hours

Meet at Glen Eden as usual to car pool or meet at Shakespear Park 10 am.
Travel time from Glen Eden to Shakespear is about 60 – 70min.
Alternatively call Jill to meet at Massey Reserve, Royal Road at 9am.

Please contact Jill if you intend to meet at the Regional Park.

Exact route of walk not determined at this stage but we should be able to spend 3 hours on the tracks in the area.