Battle Hill Farm Forest Park
610 Paekakariki Hill Road, Pauatahanui, Porirua
Turn off SH 58 at Pauatahanui onto Paekakariki Hill Road and drive 6km to Battle Hill Farm Forest Park. Alternatively, turn off SH1 at Plimmerton onto Grays Rd, then turn left onto Paekakariki Hill Rd.
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8am till dusk
Dogs are not permitted, including those in vehicles.
Fireworks are prohibited in all Regional Parks and Forests
At Alert Level 2, we still need to play it safe to prevent the spread. Park trails are very busy at present, be aware of other walkers and bikers.
To prevent the spread of COVID-19:
Horse trekking on approved trails will be allowed, no washing down of horses permitted.
Battle Hill Farm Forest Park is 500 hectares of rolling paddocks, native bush and forestry, just under 40km from Wellington. Pitch your tent and toast marshmallows over an open campfire.
If you weren’t convinced already the park also has:
Battle Hill Forest Park is prone to high levels of pollen. We recommend visitors who have a pollen allergy to carry appropriate medication.
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