Belmont Regional Park
Hebden Cres Kelson Lower Hutt 5010 New Zealand
Dry Creek entrance via Hebden Crescent, near the SH2 and SH 58 (Haywards Hill) intersection. This is where the campsite is situated. The park entrance is a 10-minute walk from Manor Park Station.
For more information about other entrances check the Getting there tab in left hand menu.
Daily from 8am until dusk
Dogs are permitted on leash in the Korokoro, Stratton St and Dry Creek Valleys. Dogs are not permitted on or near farmland.
Permission is required for horse riding in the farming area. Keys are obtained from the Upper Hutt Depot.
Farmed areas of the park will be closed for lambing and calving; including both sides of Transmission gully from the 20 August to 19 October 2018.
No public access is permitted on tracks crossing farm land over this period. Please plan your trip to take account of the temporary closures.
Hill Road, Belmont Road and Normandale Road will remain open through lambing and calving, all farmed areas adjacent to these road will be signed and closed for the lambing/calving period. Access across the Transmisison Gully alignment is also closed for the forseeable future. Access points onto farm land will be signposted as closed.
These include - Takapu Road, Boulder Hill, Upper Cannons Creek, Cannons Head, Belmont Trig/Cannons Head Track.
Fireworks are prohibited in all Regional Parks and Forest areas.
The breathtaking views and bush-clad valleys of Belmont Regional Park make it a favourite open space for walking, running, mountain biking and horse riding. Located in the hill country between Porirua and the Hutt Valley, the park features the historic Korokoro Dam, World War II ammunition stores and the original main coach road from Wellington. Boulder Hill has sweeping views over Porirua Harbour, the Lower Hutt valley and the remnants of ancient boulder block fields.
Dogs are not permitted in the farmed areas of Belmont Regional Park.
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