Auckland Cycle Touring Association
Rangiriri to Bush Tramway Club.
our week long resident high pressure is about to desert us.
Today, 4 September, was cloudy for most of our ride but we had gentle, or no, wind.
This is just before we left Rangiriri to head over the river and down to Huntly.
Here we are on the
first reasonable climb after leaving Huntly,
At Pukemiro, we were
suddenly cast back in time.
At Pukemiro, the
group split up. 4 were going to take the short option and head straight back to
Others went for a
train ride - but not on this one.
Climbing the last
hill between Glen Afton and Glen Massey.
Lunch at Ngaruawahia.
On the last leg heading to Rangiriri.
As you can see, by now the sun had come out.
It was a slow trip home. The journey from Te Kauwhata to Meremere took about 45 minutes!!!!!!!
With the price of petrol seeming to be about to rocket even further, queues like this may decrease.