Akatarawas via Moonshine
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Red Route - 130km
- Ride through Tawa.
- Stop at top of Broken Hill Road.
- Turn left at Titahi Bay Road to ride past Mega Centre.
- Turn right at Paremata roundabout to ride round southern side of inlet.
- Up Moonshine, regrouping at roundabout on far side.
- Take care on the descent, looking out for fallen rocks and rutted corners.
- Folk wanting a shorter ride can return directly from Moonshine roundabout along SH2.
- Head to Brown Owl, regrouping for a toilet stop a couple of km up the Akatarawa Road.
- Regroup at top of Akatarawa Road and again at Brown Owl.
- Folk wanting an easier ride could turn around at Staglands.
- We return along SH2. Watch the area just after Silverstream. Go single file and leave big gaps. This has been a black spot for us.
- Just North of the Melling intersection exit SH2 by taking the first left at Block Road and rejoin SH2 at the Petone overbridge.