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Saturday 08 June 2019

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NOTE: This is scheduled for a Saturday so as to avoid the Sunday afternoon congestion on the Southern Motorway
Medium: Starting from Parker Rd at the Huntly end of the walkway, we climb up past a lovely kauri grove and head south along the range, which has good views of the Waikato area. After passing trig (374m), turn left on Te Araroa trail to Ngaruawahia and wait for bus. Appox. 10k, 400m climb Time 4-5 hours.
Leader: Appointed on the day, both parties mostly together
Fit: Continue past the Ngaruawahia turnoff along ridge through to Waingaro Rd and bus, approx. 12k, 400m climb. Time 5-6 hours
Leader: Tony Walton, Ph 630 2591 / 027 478 5223
Transport: Club bus   Driver: Simon Rainger
Destination: Parker Rd carpark (off Hakarimata Rd) south of Huntly
Departure: 8:00 am Club garage, 31 Sandringham Rd, Kingsland
8:15 am Marewa Rd, Greenlane, behind Countdown
Cost: $20 members, $25 non-members
Note: Early start & late finish