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Waoku Coach Road Track, Northland

 

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Friday 07 September 2018

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Duration: Friday 7 September 2018 to Sunday 9 September 2018 (3 days)
Details: Historic Waoku Coach Road built in late 1800's to early 1900's by Scottish stone masons was once the main route linking the Kaipara and Hokianga Districts.
  GROUP 1
Medium/Long: Saturday from Waoku Road carpark, Tutamoe on Waoku Coach Road Track to possibly camp at Honeymoon Clearing (E1657068, N6066534). 6 -7 hours. Sunday continue along Waoku Coach Road Track to junction with Waima Main Range Track. Take Waima Main Range Track west to junction with Taita Bridle Track, turn west again along Taita Bridle Track to DOC carpark, Taita Road. 6 hours.
Leader: Robin Houston   ph 817 7849 or 0274 310 010  Email:
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  GROUP 2
Medium/Long: Saturday from DOC carpark, Taita Road. East along Taita Bridle Track to junction with Waima Main Range Track, turn SW along Waima Main Range Track to junction with Waoku Coach Road. From this junction head east and then south along Waoku Coach Road and find camping. 6 hours. (possibly approx. 1.6 kms south of Honeymoon Clearing at next clearing south). Sunday continue south on Waoku Coach Road Track to carpark Waoku Road end 6 -7 hours.
Leader: Tony Walton, Ph 630 2591/ 027 478 5223 Email:
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Note 1: The northern section of Waoku Coach Road Track (short section only) is not accessible due to logging operations in the Waima village area.
Note 2: This is a crossover trip. Both trips are the same length.
Note 3: This is a camping only weekend.
Transport: Club Bus   Driver: TBA
Bus Cost: $55 members , $69 non-members
Destination: Waoku Road, Tutamoe (continue to a carpark at the start of the track, approx. 3kms )
Departure: Friday 7.00pm, 31 Sandringham Road
NO DINNER BREAK EN ROUTE
Booking: Trip Nº 1632
Please quote: Weekend + [your name] + Trip Nº with on-line payments.

 

 


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