Rimutaka Forest Park, Wainuiomata

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#4 of 9 in Parks in Lower Hutt
Rimutaka Forest Park is a protected area near Wellington, New Zealand. It covers, encompassing the Catchpool Valley and the Orongorongo Valley at the southern end of the Rimutaka Range. Established in October 1988, the park contains several short walks and five huts that can be booked and accessed by longer bush tramps.
A population of North Island brown kiwi has been established in the northern part of the Rimutaka Forest Park, protected by a dog exclusion area.
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  • We started off going a short hike along the Orongorongo valley but ended up extending it by 1 hour. There are several short, long and overnight walk options. All very nice .  more »
  • New Zealand adventure I had few opportunities to travel from Wellington to Featherstone by car, unforgettable views!  more »
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