Approaching the bridge at Turere stream
Image: Benhi Dixon | Creative Commons


This popular, easy walk passes through different forest types and has swimming holes at the end of the track - it's ideal for families.

5.2 km one way return via same track

Walking and tramping

2 hr one way Easy: Walking track

Seasonal restrictions

The gate to Catchpool valley is open during summer daylight savings 6 am – 8 pm. In winter 6 am – 6 pm.

Dog access

Dogs on a leash only


Kapiti Wellington Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 4 384 7770
Address:   18 - 32 Manners Street
Postal Address:   PO Box 10420
The Terrace
Wellington 6143
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