Whangaparaoa Coastal Trail

Showcasing the beautiful Whangaparaoa Peninsula which is Maori for “Bay of Whales” Whangaparaoa is a spectacular and unique Peninsula extending 11 kilometres into the Hauraki Gulf. Sprinkled  with many sandy beaches and stunning vistas this is a trail worthy of a day or two to explore. 

Follow our trail

Locals and visitors can walk, run or cycle our 14 km long trail in either direction, whether arriving by ferry into Gulf Harbour or travelling to our eventual Penlink starting point at New World Shops.

Along the trail you walk along beaches, enjoy wonderful views and find parks and playgrounds for the kids. 

At 8 key points you will discover "check in points". At these locations you can scan the QR codes for information and history on the area, links to competitions and local business specials and enjoy our interactive AR (Augmented Reality) adventures!

A visit to our Whangaparaoa Coastal Trail promises to be an exciting mix of fun, culture, history, deals and activities.
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