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Good family activity with an ice cream stop halfway

This is what I consider a good family day out...there were 7 of us, two cousins, five children ages... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brigid G
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Easy walk or biker ride

I live in Orewa so have watched each stage of this developing. Mainly flat with a few slight up... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Auckland, New Zealand
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Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa, Auckland, New Zealand
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All reviews arts centre the loop all ages high tide great ride orewa beach bike ride up hill great scenery beautiful walkway cyclists brela path exercise cafes refreshments bikes
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is what I consider a good family day out...there were 7 of us, two cousins, five children ages 6-11...and nearly 8km of concrete, sunshine, fresh air and future exhaustion. It was also free, and about half way round was a set of shops where...More

Thank Brigid G
Reviewed June 27, 2018

I live in Orewa so have watched each stage of this developing. Mainly flat with a few slight up hill bits that do not last long. Walking along estuary to then arrive at Millwater shops where you have options for a break and drink then...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

This is perfect for a family day out. Easy enough for kids (8+ ) to ride around. a few hills but relatively flat Stop half way around grab a coffee or and ice cream reward at the end in Orewa. Great family activity, totally recommend!...More

Thank Kirsty W
Reviewed June 19, 2018

a perfect place for cycling, walking, beautiful vegetation, wonderful scents of flowers, a good place to contemplate.

Thank Mirosława B
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Whenever I am in Orewa I always do the cycleway or 'loop. It is 8kms and you can either walk, run or bike it. There is a part or the loop that cuts off into a resdential area and then it comes back onto the...More

Thank Luke R
Reviewed March 16, 2018

A lovely walk with a dual walkway especially in high tide. About 7 km. Some benches along the way to have a rest and admire the view.

Thank Atkinsonrachel
Reviewed January 26, 2018

The cycle way is so popular that at times it can get a little busy with walkers, joggers and cyclists all coming in both directions. Weekends it’s best to go early or late. It is pleasant undulating walk which you can break half way if...More

Thank davidmurraye2017
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Was very pleasantly surprised - what a great ride and for all ages - safe away from traffic - beautiful estuary views - plenty of stopping areas with benches for picnics - highly recommended!!

Thank Sherylva
Reviewed November 28, 2017

This is a great track for all ages and all types of cycles - it has a good surface, no serious climbing, and easy to do the loop and get back to your car or carry on along the beach.

Thank Narziss
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyable walk; around 7.5km's pleasant scenery and rather simple layout; nothing too demanding for an age group

Thank Michael P
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Dede H
April 23, 2016|
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Hi, Yes you can in Orewa town near the cycle path. As we use our own cycles I can't tell you the cost.