Author: Richard
I'm a family man who loves to enjoy the outdoors with my wife and 4 kids. I have spent years walking and running some of the wonderful tracks around Auckland and New Zealand .This website has been put together to help others enjoy the amazing array of walks we have in the Auckland Region. Further, we wish to honour the track-building work of my father-in-law, Hugh Willis who has spent thousands of hours since 1969 preserving, building and maintaining tracks on Auckland's North Shore.

Albany Totara Walkway

The Albany Totara Walkway is a tranquil walk that follows the Oteha Stream through wonderful native bush.  Many of the trees are very large native Totara’s and truly magnificent.  The native birdlife is wonderful with their constant songs ringing high

Pt. View Reserve Views and Bush!

This is one of my favourite spots out East – a treasure of native bush and birds along with wonderful views of Auckland City and both harbours! Pt. View Reserve has a lot of steep terrain but can be enjoyed

Coastal Pakuranga Rotary Walkway

The Coastal Pakuranga Rotary Walkway is a scenic and high quality walk and cycleway.  The entire distance is about 10.5km from Panmure Bridge to Halfmoon Bay but can be accessed from many varying points along the route – as per

Murphy’s Bush – tall native trees and great picnic spots

We have just added Murphy’s Bush to our GPS Map Collection so you can go and explore.  This is a majestic block of tall native trees including large Kahikatea, a giant Totara and wonderful Nikau groves.  Interspersed through this wonderful

Great News – final stage of Waterview Shared Walkway Open

It’s great to see the ongoing development of walking and cycling options around Auckland. The Auckland City Council press release details the new pathway: “The Waterview Shared Path offers more than three kilometres of walking and cycling paths, including three

Awaruku Bush Reserve: Waterfall and Glow Worms in Auckland!

The Awaruku Bush Reserve is probably the best known of the Torbay Tracks and is a remarkable piece of native bush containing features such as a waterfall, a 650+ year old kahikatea tree, 500+ year old puriri tree and glow

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The Stredwick Track: native bush and ducks

The Stedwick Track is a beautiful and varied walk.  Wheelchair and buggie friendly, it is a great outing for people of all ages and abilities.  This walk contains wonderful native NZ bush and two good-sized ponds with plenty of birdlife. This is a

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Kate Shepherd Track

The Kate Shepherd Track is a relatively easy walk through more beautiful NZ Native bush left behind from development in Torbay.  It joins onto the wonderful Rata Track and when completed together makes an interesting decent length walk.  This track

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You’ve reached this page because one of your search criteria does not actually have a Track connected to it yet! This Post will help you find the Track you are looking for – click for more instructions! As the number

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