Mt Roskill Explorer

We had overlooked Mt Roskill as a place to walk and explore... until today.  The volcano double cone and twin craters of Mt Roskill have been destroyed through the installation of a water reservoir, but from the top it is easy to view Mt Albert, Mt Eden, Big King and One Tree Hill. Our flat … Continue reading

Winter walks in Auckland

Grab your rain jacket, hat and gloves and head outside to warm up with a winter walk!  Even though the weather may not appeal, walking will awaken your senses. In this NZ Herald article, Growing our Heritage the author writes about tree spotting in Cornwall Park, Mt Eden and Monte Cecilia … Continue reading

Kingsland-Mt Eden Loop

This Auckland walk takes you from Kingsland Train Station (with views of Mt Albert), touches the city end of Dominion Road, Eden Quarter, and through the suburban streets of Mt Eden, to Mt Eden Village and return. You can enjoy the tree lined footpaths and beautiful old homes.  And this walk … Continue reading