Maupuia Walkway

Name

Maupuia Walkway

Location

Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand

Overview

Gentle gravel path along the cliff top from Akaroa Drive to Prison Road.

Grade

Beginner

Access

Bike and Foot

Description

This is a gentle connector that provides a useful way to bypass some of the suburban streets. In addition to a smooth gravel surface, the track offers pleasant views over the harbour.

There is an upward gradient from south to north, averaging about 4% before the track eases down a couple of metres at the northern end.

Getting there

Starts from a small parking area on Akaroa Drive.

Ends at a metal barrier at the end of Prision Road.

Other notes

Maupuia Steps is a further section of the Maupuia Walkway, continuing from the Prison Road end of this track down to Shelly Bay Road, via a bunch of steps.

Length

0.89km

Conditions

Single track

Last modified

24 Feb 2010 by Ian

Created by

Ian

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