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Deep Water Cove - Walk 10


Fri 29 Sep 2017, 7:00am–1:00pm
Sat 30 Sep 2017, 7:00am–1:00pm

Where: Russell Bowling Club, 5 Church Street, Russell, Russell, Bay of Islands

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $101.50 ($98.00 + $3.50 fees)
  • Eventfinda tickets no longer on sale


Listed by: steph9

An early morning water taxi ride through the montage of islands to the edge of the bay and Cape Brett peninsula. Scramble ashore at the Old Landing, step by step up to the last lighthouse keepers house. Hear the stories as you settle in for a hard climb up past the lighthouse, with many photo stops along the way. Once cresting the last of many teasing peaks navigate your way through salt burnt tussock country, windswept stunted Manuka and glimpses of mature forest for a well-earned lunch break looking back over your trail.

Re energised wander down through significant canopy forests, evidence of Maori habitation before descending to the old fishing village of Deep Water Cove and your water taxi ride home to Russell. This is the perfect walk to do in a group, as with the 2 water taxis involved a group option is very cost effective.

– 5 Hours.

- 6 km.

- Hard.

- A good level of Fitness Required.

NB: Incase of bad weather the walk will change to Pukehuia.

All walks depart from the Russell Bowling Club in Russell. There are many walks to book on - so look at all the walks you can do over the 3 days. The walks are all guided and the guides are knowledgeable and passionate about the region.

Visit our website to see all the walks you can do.
For more on accommodation and what is on in the region - speak to Collette from Russell Information Centre: 0800 633 255 or (09) 403 8020 (Russell Office).