Remutaka Forest Park
A popular spot for picnics, day-walkers and escaping overnight a campsite or in lodges amongst wild Kiwi
Wildlife is abundant in the Forest Park. Native birdlife, including kiwis, bellbirds, tui, kaka, kereru and ruru can be found, as well as red deer, goats, pigs and possums.
Within the Valley there are attractive short walks, a well maintained campground, and pleasant picnic and barbeque facilities. There is also a field centre, toilets, and a 24-hour emergency telephone.
Beyond the Catchpool Valley is the Orongorongo Valley which offers tramping tracks for all ages and fitness levels along with bookable DOC huts.