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Tuff Crater Reserve

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Great for walk or short bike ride

This is lovely to stroll with your dog. The water in the crater is tidal. We have viewed it... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
Cam T
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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A walk being developed

We parked on St Peters Street and enjoyed an hour's stroll along the North side of the crater... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2017
Ronah802
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Feb 5, 2018
“Great for walk or short bike ride ”
Dec 11, 2017
“A walk being developed”
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Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

This is lovely to stroll with your dog. The water in the crater is tidal. We have viewed it completely filled after full moon/ king tide. Looks amazing! Sometimes the track is overgrown and you feel like it’s a jungle /bush bashing trail. You can...More

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Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

We parked on St Peters Street and enjoyed an hour's stroll along the North side of the crater returning on the higher path (no trouble with mud in dry weather). Locals are working to upgrade the reserve, planning to make it possible to circumnavigate the...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2015

Another one of those Auckland walks where the paths come to an abrupt end, then you're forced to tip-toes along the edge of a field because the grass is waterlogged or turn back. The actual board walk bit is nice though. But if you do...More

Thank Pip H
Reviewed July 15, 2015

Tuff Crater is an ancient volcanic crater now filled with tidal flow and mangroves. If one enters from the bottom of St Peters St you can go to the left and do a circuit on gravelled walkways even in winter (little bit muddy in places...More

Thank Adrian M
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