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Walking track

From Scenic Drive a sealed driveway (steep in places) leads to the Waitakere Dam with its panoramic views. This walk can be extended by continuing along the scenic Waitakere Tramline Walk, return the same way. 


Waitakere Dam Walk details

Regional park: Click here for information about 'Cascade Kauri' (including gate opening hours)
Distance: 1.4 km
Time: 30 minutes
Wheelchair access: No
Pram access: No

What to expect

Walking tracks should be suitable for people with reasonable fitness levels.

Walking tracks will:
  • Have easy to moderate grades with mostly 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.

Security

Theft from vehicles is not common but unfortunately can happen. You should take the same reasonable precautions you take when parking at other locations and remember to lock your vehicle and take your valuables with you.


Maps

All Cascade Kauri tracks