Belmont Regional Park
282 Stratton Street, Maungaraki, Lower Hutt
Turn off State Highway 2 onto Dowse Drive and drive 3km. Turn onto Miromiro Road and then Stratton Street and drive 3km to the entrance of Belmont Regional Park.
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.
Due to intense flooding some facilities and areas of this park are closed. Areas will be signposted at Park entrances. We ask public to please take note of these closures for your own safety. If you discover any damage please report this to 04 526 4133.
Please see Park News for more closures.
Farmed areas of the park will be closed for lambing and calving from 15 August to 23 October 2015. See Park News for more information.
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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