This is a Medium grade trip (4 -5 hours of walking) taking in the views around Piha / Anawhata.
Transport is private cars (car pooling to be arranged on the day) departing from 31 Sandringham Rd at 8.30am sharp.
Transport Cost: $10 to driver
The drive time is about 30 mins via the North Western Motorway, Lincoln Rd exit. Start of Cutty Grass track off Scenic Drive. Park at Falls carpark.
Cutty Grass, McElwain Loop, Quarry, Maungaroa Ridge, Maungaroa Lookout, Glen Esk Rd, Piha Valley, Centennial to Anawhata Rd and back along Cutty Grass to cars. Time 4 -5 hrs
ATC Leader: David Holl, Ph[masked]; Meetup host: Gareth Facer ph[masked]
Please bring food, drink and sunblock, etc. We will take a short 20 minute break during the hike to eat.
Please check out this information about day hikes from the Auckand Tramping Club http://www.aucktramping.org.nz/index.php/about-tramping/day-trip-info (http://www.aucktramping.org.nz/index.php/about-tramping/day-trip-info)