My family and I love our short walks through Alice Eaves, which is a tranquil haven away from the increasingly busy surrounds of Silverdale and Orewa. Although not a huge reserve, once you get deeper in it's fairly easy to imagine you're in the heart of the NZ bush. The tracks are well-constructed and maintained, and there are some good...
Being locals we love doing different walks. Over the years there has been a lot of work done on the walk ways. A lovely easy walk with some stairs up or down depending on which way you go. So nice to have the amazing beaches and bush area all so close.
Wow, so lucky to have this bush reserve at our doorstep. Boasting kauri trees and other native flora. We walk the dog thru here. It's an easy walk, path all the way thru. Make sure you spray the spray provided at entrance to help protect the kauri from viruses.
This just has to be one of those places that offers so much, a good walk, flora and fauna - just heaps of things that make it more than just a walk in the woods.
The only thing that might let a visit down is if you take the track that comes out on Hilcrest Road, which has been spoilt...