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Remote Auckland beach

Nice remote, wild Auckland beach. It takes about 30 minutes of walking down hill to reach the spot... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nick R
via mobile
Worth the trek down

We were taken to this beach by a local, it's just up from the more popular Piha beach but just as... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Sam R
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3 weeks ago
“Remote Auckland beach”
4 Dec 2017
“Worth the trek down”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice remote, wild Auckland beach. It takes about 30 minutes of walking down hill to reach the spot. Walking back up can be steep but not overly challenging . This beach feels very remote for how close you are to the city.

Thank Nick R
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We were taken to this beach by a local, it's just up from the more popular Piha beach but just as beautiful. Quite difficult to get down to, steep gravel track and through some trees but once you're down there, you will feel like you...More

Thank Sam R
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely off the beaten track, the turn off to Anawhata is before the Piha Road gets windy, then it's a bit of a drive down in an unsealed road. Steep walk down then big hike uphill, but that's part of the awesomeness of Anawhata. There...More

Thank C_Taliax
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This beach is amazing. It's tough to get too. Straight down a long gravel track to the beach. About 2km. That means straight back up when it's home time. The beach is beautiful. Great stream running through it. Lots to see and do. Rock pools...More

Thank Kaight F
Reviewed 3 August 2016

When visiting Auckland, a trip out to the city’s wild west coast should definitely be on your to-do list. Of the five main beaches (Karekare, Piha, Anawhata, Bethells and Muriwai), Piha is definitely the most popular but on hot summer weekends it can get pretty...More

1  Thank OutThere-Kiwi
Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

Down a long dirt track to exceptional views. Best beach in the area but a huge climb back up to the carpark. Not that fit? Go down 100m then up narrow track on the right where the main track bends sharp left. Viewpoint and waterfall....More

Thank thereandbackagainNZ
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