This often windswept track leads up to the open pastures of Cudlip Point then down to the foreshore and back.
What to expect:
Walking tracks will:
have easy to moderate grades with drained surfaces, generally consisting of a compacted and drained surfaces.
be well sign-posted with directional signs at track entrances and junctions and have safety signs where required.
Walking tracks may:
have steps on excessively steep areas.
have timber boardwalks and bridges over permanent wet areas and waterways.
have seats and maintained views at areas of interest.
Walking tracks should be suitable for people with reasonable fitness levels.
Distance:3.0 km Time:2.0 hours Wheelchair access:No Pram access:Yes - pram accessible but steep and challenging in some places. There are also stiles and gates to climb over. Not suitable when ground conditions are wet.
How to get to Mahurangi
Mahurangi West Drive north on State Highway 1. About 6km past Wenderholm Regional Park, turn right into Mahurangi West Rd then right into Ngarewa Drive and follow to the end of the road. Scott point Take State Highway 1 to Warkworth and follow the signs to Snells Beach. Approximately 1km past Snells Beach turn right into Ridge Rd and follow to the end of the road. Mahurangi East - has no road access. Access is by boat only.