Area - Rimutaka Forest Park
The 22,000 ha Rimutaka Forest Park encompasses much of the Rimutaka Range. Easily accessible from Wellington, the area is popular with trampers and hunters. The popular Catchpool Valley recreational area is just 30 km from Wellington. A network of tracks provides good access to many areas suitable for walking and hunting.
Source: Department of Conservation - Crown Copyright
- DOC - Area Information
- MAP - Regional map displaying location of DoC huts, main tramping areas/routes and other points of interest.
- Rimutaka Forest Park - Catchpool and Orongorongo valleys video