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Waiotahi/Karaka tracks, Thames, Coromandel

 

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Saturday 22 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: Waiotahi track climbing up to just under 600m, returning by Karaka track. Good views. The Karaka track in particular is full of variety with some open sections giving splendid views over the Coromandel mountains. Total climb 678m, distance 12.8km, approx. time 5 hrs.
Leader: Russell Allen, Ph 276 8770 / 021 0480380
Short: Stay with the driver and walk in some of the way from both ends.
Transport: Club bus   Driver: TBA
Destination: Waiotahi Rd
Departure: 8:30 am Club garage, 31 Sandringham Rd, Kingsland
8:45 am Marewa Rd, Greenlane, behind Countdown
Walk starts at track start on Waiotahi Rd approx. 10.15am
Cost: $20 members, $25 non-members