Driving directions from Wellington
- Take SH2 to Petone
- Follow signs leading to Wainuiomata Hill Road and Wainuiomata
- Proceed along Wainuiomata Rd/ Main Rd until you reach the Coast Road
- Take the Coast Road south for 12km
- Turn left into the Rimutaka Forest Park entrance at the Catchpool Stream
Rimutaka Forest Park Map
Click the map above to view a larger map showing the location of the Park and key features such as the Catchpool Valley Education Centre; the old Landcare Research block and the original Kiwi Release Areas.
For more photos and information about the Rimutaka Forest Park and its environs, check out the Google, "My Maps" link for Rimutaka Forest Park created by our Webmaster, here.
Latest NZ TopoOnline Maps - (LINZ)
If you are looking for detailed online topographic maps of the area, please click here. These are superb quality maps allowing you to create and download your own custom topographical maps of places of interest within New Zealand at various scales to suit your special requirements.