Bing Lucas Reservoir

Name

Bing Lucas Reservoir

Location

Tawa, Wellington, New Zealand

Overview

Short walk to reservoir on top of a hill with good views

Grade

Beginner

Access

Bike and Foot

Description

From the end of Bing Lucas Drive it is a short (400 metre) walk a little way uphill to the reservoir. There is a grassy bank surrounding most of the water tower which is easily climbed and from there you get good views over Tawa, Linden, to Porirua and across to Haywards.

Getting there

Park at the end of Bing Lucas Drive. The road is now sealed to the end and new houses are springing up. You cannot drive to the reservoir, there is a gate blocking the last few hundred metres.

Length

0.24km

Conditions

Sealed road

Altitude

gain26m begin180m end206m

Last modified

3 Jul 2010 by ledzep

Created by

ledzep

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