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Rangitoto, an island sanctuary

Easy walking on Rangitoto's volcanic trails. Photo: Supplied
Time
4-5hr
Grade
Easy
Accom.
DOC camp site at Home Bay on adjoining Motutapu Island (152 sites, must be booked ahead)
Access
Ferry form downtown Auckland
Map
BA32
Rangitoto Summit via Rangitoto Coastal Track, Hauraki Gulf Marine Park One of the most fascinating day trips from Auckland is to Rangitoto Island, less than half an hour’s ferry journey...

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