Mount Richmond Park
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The park spans several regions and comprises most of the steep native forest-covered mountain country between Nelson and Blenheim. There are also areas of commercially forested pine plantations authorised on public land.

Find things to do and places to stay Mount Richmond Forest Park

Fishing in the park is average to good. Anglers require a licence from Fish & Game New Zealand.

Most rivers are suitable for experienced kayakers. 


Whakatū / Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
1/37 Halifax Street
Nelson 7010
Postal Address:   Private Bag 5
Nelson 7042
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