Calendar & Registration

Parent Paced

All walks start at 9:30am unless otherwise noted.
Please scroll to the bottom of this page to find link to sign up and exact location details.

April 2024

10th Wednesday - Ngatoro Loop Track 

17th Wednesday - Burgess Park/Araheke

May 2024

1st Wednesday - Ratapihipihi

8th Wednesday - Barrett Domain

15th Wednesday - Upper Te Henui

22nd Wednesday - Wairau Track

29th Wednesday - Burgess Park / Araheke *CANCELLED*

June 2024

5th Wednesday - Pukeiti

12th Wednesday - Huatoki Domain

19th Wednesday - Mangamahoe

25th *Tuesday* - Ratapihipihi

July 2024

3rd Wednesday - Barrett Domain

10th Wednesday - Everett Park

Cick HERE to sign up for Parent Paced.

Whanau Tramping

All walks  start at 9:30am unless otherwise noted.
Please scroll to the bottom of this page to find link to sign up and exact location details.

April 2024

17th Wednesday - Burgess Park/Araheke

May 2024

1st Wednesday - Ratapihipihi

8th Wednesday - Barrett Domain

9th Thursday 3:30pm - *Special Event*
Low Tide Pool Exploration with marine expert, Laura.
More info & Sign Up HERE

15th Wednesday - Upper Te Henui

29th Wednesday - Burgess Park / Araheke *CANCELLED*

June 2024

5th Wednesday - Pukeiti

12th Wednesday - Huatoki Domain

25th *Tuesday* - Ratapihipihi

July 2024

3rd Wednesday - Barrett Domain

10th Wednesday - Everett Park

Click HERE to sign up for Whanau Tramping.


Nature Play

Start time is 9:30am unless otherwise noted.
Please scroll to the bottom of this page to find link to sign up and exact location details.

April 2024

22nd Monday - Meeting of the Waters

May 2024

17th Friday - Adam's Point Te Henui

28th  Tuesday - Waimoku Redwoods (Lucy's Gully)

June 2024

7th Friday - Ratapihipihi

21st Friday - Meeting of the Waters

July 2024

5th Friday -  Huatoki Domain

Click HERE to sign up for Nature Play.


REGISTRATION

Parent Paced Meet Ups - click link  HERE

Whanau Tramping Meet Ups - click link  HERE

Nature Play Sessions - click link HERE


May 9th  Low Tide Pool Exploration COMING SOON

Koha/Donation

All of our sessions are koha/by donation (excluding some listed special events). Accessibility and inclusivity are important to Trails & Tots' kaupapa, which is why we don't have a set fee. *See FAQ for further information / limitations
If you're in a position to give, and see value in what Trails & Tots offers the community, please consider a koha to help support the ongoing expenses required to run the programs. Nga mihi nui!

Online Koha / Donation HERE

Location Info

How Long/Difficult are the hikes?
Barrett Domain - ~3km, 1hr, beginner friendly
Huatoki Domain -  ~3km, 1hr, beginner friendly
Mangamahoe - ~5.5km, 2hrs, beginner-intermediate
Araheke/Burgess Park -  3km, 1hr, beginner friendly
Te Henui / Adams Point - Access from Spencer Drive (about 200m walk, pram friendly)
Ratapihipihi Scenic Reserve -  3km, 60m elevation gain, 1hr, beginner friendly
Veronica Loop - 3km,  150m elevation gain, 1.5hrs,  intermediate
Ngatoro Loop - 3km,  150m elevation gain, 1.5hrs,  intermediate
Wilkies Pools - 3km,  minimal elevation gain, 1.5hrs,  beginner friendly
Nature Loop - 1km, minimal elevation gain, beginner friendly
Everett Park - 2km, minimal elevation gain, beginner friendly
Waiwhakaiho Track - 3km, minimal elevation gain, beginner friendly
Pukeiti - 3km , minimal elevation gain, beginner friendly
Wairau Track - 5km, 200m elevation gain,  intermediate
Upper Te Henui - 3km, minimal elevation gain, beginner friendly

*Please note that these distances are for Parent Paced group; sometimes the group chooses to extend or shorten depending on the day. If you are attending Whanau Tramping, expect to walk a portion of the track, usually around 1-2km keeping within the abilities of tamariki.


Where do we meet?
Barrett Domain - Roto Street Entrance
Huatoki Domain - Huatoki Tennis Club Carpark
Mangamahoe - Main "start point" carpark close to the toilets
Araheke/Burgess Park - Meeting of the Waters Carpark
Te Henui / Adams Point - Access from Spencer Drive (about 200m walk, pram friendly) - from Spencer drive carpark, enter trail and turn left (do not cross the bridge), follow the  Te Henui track until reaching Adam's point (signed on right of Track).
Ratapihipihi Scenic Reserve - carpark off of Cowling/Ratapihipihi Road
Veronica Loop - North Egmont Visitors Centre
Ngatoro Loop - North Egmont Visitors Centre
Wilkies Pools - Dawson Falls Visitors Centre
Nature Loop - North Egmont Visitors Centre
East End Low Tide Pools - Paris Plage grass area
Lucy's Gully - Lucy's Gully Picnic Area
Waiwhakaiho Track - Rarihi Cottage/Bottom of Egmont Road as you enter the mountain road up to North Egmont
Everett Park - Second Carpark on Everett Road (if approaching from Inglewood)
Wairau Track - end of Wairau Rd in Oakura
Pukeiti - Visitors Centre entrance
Upper Te Henui - Durham Ave (off of Junction Street)