Parks

Walking, biking and horse riding tracks

Throughout Auckland there a numerous walking, horse riding and mountain bike tracks ready for you to get out and enjoy. 


Walking/tramping tracks

Take a walk and explore Auckland’s natural beauty.

Key walks include:

Or explore walkways across Auckland:


Hauraki Gulf
    Regional parks
    • Our regional parks offer a great range of walking tracks, including the self-guided, four-day Hillary Trail through 70km of native forest and along the wild coast of the Waitakere Ranges Regional Park.


    Horse riding tracks

    Enjoy the open space of our regional parks from horseback in one of our designated horse riding tracks.

    Totara park also offers a public use shared bridle trail. The trail is mostly across open farmland on gentle rolling hills.


    Mountain bike tracks

    Take your bike into the wide open spaces of our parks.

    Central Auckland

    Arch Hill Scenic Reserve

    89 Ivanhoe Road, Grey Lynn

    This is a scenic reserve with a walkway linking Ivanhoe Road, Great North Road and Bond Street. There are two mountain bike trails:

    • 'Training Wheels' is a beginner trail for families and riders of all ages.
    • 'Twist and Shout' is an intermediate trail for more advanced riders.
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    Regional Parks

    There are a number of mountain biking tracks throughout the regional parks. See Mountain bike tracks for full details of the tracks available.

     


    Stay safe

    Before you head off, please check our tips on staying safe