Maungakiekie One Tree Hill

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One Tree Hill

Maungakiekie One Tree Hill is a 182-metre (597 ft) volcanic peak in Auckland, New Zealand. It is an important memorial place for both Mฤori and other New Zealanders. The suburb around the base of the hill is also called One Tree Hill. The summit provides views across the Auckland area, and allows visitors to see both of Auckland’s harbours.

The hill’s scoria cones were erupted from three craters โ€“ one is intact and two have been breached by lava flows that rafted away part of the side of the scoria cone. Lava flows went in all directions, many towards Onehunga, covering an area of 20 square kilometres (7.7 sq mi), making it the second largest (in area covered) of the Auckland volcanic field, behind Rangitoto Island.

On our way up, came across a huge grass field with lots of sheeps.

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The view from the peak of One Tree Hill.

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