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I have had a few tramping sessions here and I love this forest. It is absolutely green and you feel yourself totally submitted to the wild once you go deep into its heart. You don't need to do the tramps and can just go there...More
Nothing like native bush and a stream for total relaxing on a sunny day ..... so Dec to April is good
Plenty of easy to park spots, many hidden away from prying eyes
The bush is truly beautiful and reminds us what all the area...More
Good for day walks, mountain biking, motorcross and 4x4ing. It can become quite busy. There are lots of ways to get into the forest - from official signposted entryways too random entrances. Just be sure not to get lost :)
It is a photogenic forest,...More
Once you get a little deeper into the forest, you'll discover delights that aren't evident in your initial foray.
The Maungakotukutuku Entrance has some fabulous walks with great views over Kapiti.
Do look out for the motorcross bikes on Perhams Road