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Beagle Walk – Sun 16th February 2020 – Taitua Arboretum, Hamilton

Location: Taitua Arboretum, Hamilton
Date: Sunday the 16th February 2020
Time: 9.45am for a 10am start
Meeting Place: The Main Car Park
Directions: Click here to view the location on Google Maps
Parking: The Main Car Park

Meeting Place: The main Car Park as you drive through the gate on Taitua Rd. Look out for the Auckland Beagle Club flag. Please take care as there are chickens running free all around and dogs must be on lead at all times.

Route: The walk is mostly flat with a few slight hills. It’s an easy walk with lots of shade and suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs. There are toilets and drinking water beside the car park. The area is full of lovely mature trees and lakes with birdlife.

Directions: From Auckland it’s about 20 mins from Ngaruawahia and once there, turn toward Hamilton and Whatawhata. Howden Rd will be on the right and then take Taitua Rd on the left.


Walk Time:
Approximately 60 minutes.

On leash/Off leash: This is an on leash area at all times due to wildlife.

Cup of Tea anyone? Can I please encourage you all to stay and socialize after the walk? The club will be providing free morning tea for members. Non-members welcome to join, koha donation.

Contact: Please contact Ray Linton-Brown if you have any queries about this walk 021 618 465 or 09 256 1268.

Remember: It is advisable not to leave any valuables in vehicles, and to wear appropriate clothing and footwear for poor weather conditions and off road walking.
Don’t forget to take water and poo bags for your dogs.

Rain, hail or shine our Beagle walks go ahead On the day!

Non members are welcome to attend up to three of our beagle walks, after that, we would love for you to become a member. Membership costs from $15 per year and includes benefits such as a catered fun day in December, snacks and drinks after some of the walks, and a regular newsletter.

Please always bring doggy doo bags and leads.

Contact Ray on 021 618 465 for any additional information or questions regarding the walk.

Please turn up in plenty of time on the day so that walks can start promptly.

Beagle Walk – Sun 15th September 2019 – Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton

Location: Hamilton Gardens, Hamilton
Date: Sunday the 15th September 2019
Time: 9.45am for a 10am start
Meeting Place: Car Park off Cobham Drive
Directions: Click here to view the location on Google Maps
Parking: Car Park off Cobham Drive

Meeting Place: Car Park off Cobham Drive (SH1). Go through Gate 2, drive down the hill and the car park is at the bottom. Look out for the Auckland Beagle Club flag.

Route: The walk is slightly hilly at times with good footpaths some steps & generally pushchair friendly. There are toilets and a children’s play area at the gardens. The walk meanders along the riverside & back down the other side, crossing over two traffic bridges. There is also the option after the walk to have a look through the enclosed gardens (No dogs allowed). The gardens are a huge tourist attraction and well worth a look.

Directions: See the directions below (Gordonton Rd to Hamilton Gardens).

Walk Time: Approximately 90 minutes.

On leash/Off leash: This is an on leash walk but there is an off leash area nearby.

Cup of Tea anyone? Can I please encourage you all to stay and socialize after the walk? The club will be providing free morning tea for members. Non-members welcome to join, koha donation.

Contact: Please contact Ray Linton-Brown if you have any queries about this walk 021 618 465 or 09 256 1268.

Remember: It is advisable not to leave any valuables in vehicles, and to wear appropriate clothing and footwear for poor weather conditions and off road walking.
Don’t forget to take water and poo bags for your dogs.

Rain, hail or shine our Beagle walks go ahead On the day!

Non members are welcome to attend up to three of our beagle walks, after that, we would love for you to become a member. Membership costs from $15 per year and includes benefits such as a catered fun day in December, snacks and drinks after some of the walks, and a regular newsletter.

Please always bring doggy doo bags and leads.

Contact Ray on 021 618 465 for any additional information or questions regarding the walk.

Please turn up in plenty of time on the day so that walks can start promptly.

Beagle Walk – Saturday 11th Feb 2017 – Hamilton Lake

Beagle Walk – Sat 11th Feb 2017 – Hamilton Lake

Please note the change of start time to 10.30am

Location: Hamilton Lake
Date: Sat 11th Feb 2017
Time: 10.15am for a 10.30am start
Meeting Place: Car park
Directions: Click here to view the location on Google Maps

All existing and prospective club members are welcome to attend any of our beagle walks.  Please always bring doggy doo bags and leads.

Bring some drinks for you and your furry friends to enjoy during the walk.

Walk details:

This is a well shaded park with wheelchair access, level ground, and well pathed all around the lake.

Parking is approximately half km from the main entrance.  The Beagle Club flag will be put up in the parking area.

Hamilton Lake is approximately 75 minutes drive from the end of the southern motorway.

Photos of parking area, toilets, and picnic area.

 

Note: It is advisable not to leave any valuables in vehicles. Wear appropriate clothing and footwear for poor weather conditions and off road walking; Beagle Walks go ahead rain or shine! Remember to bring poo bags for your dogs.

Contact Ray on 021 618 465 for any additional information regarding the walk.

Please turn up in plenty of time on the day so that walks can start promptly.