Auckland Cycle Touring Association
Sunday 14 August we started at the hot springs at Miranda, headed to Ngatea for coffee,
then took off over the Matahuru Hills. We finally ended back at Miranda (some had a swim)
after stopping for coffee at Corogate.
Here's a few photos taken along the way.
Not sure what the interest is, but it is keeping 5 grown men interested.
Ahh. There's a wheel there, without a bike attached.
There is a nice gradual approach to the hills after leaving Kaihere.
As you approach the Matahuru Hill, there is this lovely sign which shows that
As it turned out, we saw only two cars between Kaihere
and lunch at the Matahuru Hall.
Climbing the eastern side of the Matahuru Hill.
Once at the the top we had this lovely view looking west, with
the road going down, down, down.
All we had to worry about was the two sheep on the road.