Stony Batter Historic Reserve walks
Located in Stony Batter Historic Reserve and Waiheke Island in the Auckland region
IntroductionDOC manages a number of short walks starting from the Stony Batter Historic Reserve.
To Stony Batter Historic Reserve from car park
Time: 10-25 min
This is a 10 to 25 minute walk to the tunnels from the carpark off Man O' War Bay Road. Look for direction signs at the carpark.
Stony Batter Historic Reserve to Opopo Bay
Time: 1 hr 40 min return
Look for the sign on the right hand side of the road opposite the turn off to the main tunnel complex. Follow the wooden marker posts through the rock outcrops.
The track descends through farmland and native bush to a gravel beach. The track may be overgrown in some areas and extra care is required when following the markers.
These walks are part of the Te Ara Hura collection of tracks
Stony Batter Historic Reserve is at the eastern end of Waiheke Island, about 40 minutes drive from Matiatia Wharf.
This area is not serviced by public transport.
From Onetangi, head up the hill on Waiheke Road. After a couple of kilometres, turn left into Man O’War Bay Road. Follow this road through farmland then turn left into Stony Batter Road. There is a parking area adjacent to a walkway that crosses private farmland to reach the Stony Batter Historic Reserve.
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