Catchpool Valley Campsite

Rimutaka Forest Park

Extensive drive-in campsite in the Catchpool Valley: a hub for short walks and overnight trips into the Orongorongo Valley.

The campsite features flush toilets and hot showers. The campsite has a large cooking shelter and emergency telephone. The campsite is wheelchair-accessible.

Dogs on leash are permitted. There is a dog exercise area nearby. Fees are $10/night for adults, $5/night for children.

Graces Stream, Catchpool Valley • By Matthew. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
DOC
Category
Standard Campsite
Spaces
150 spaces
150
Facilities
Toilet, Cooking shelter, Showers
Water supply
Water: Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Road access
Catchpool Valley is 45 minutes from Wellington. Heading out of Wellington on SH2, turn off at the Hutt Valley and head through Wainuiomata. Follow the Main Road which becomes the Coast Road for about 15 minutes, and watch for the signposted park entrance on the left.

Note that Catchpool Valley gates are closed 8pm-6am summer and 6pm-6am winter. A ford on the road may become impassible in flood.

Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
50m
Maps
NZTopo50-BQ32
Link
www.doc.govt.nz/p...http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-go/wellington-kapiti/places/rimutaka-forest-park/things-to-do/campsites/catchpool-valley-campsite/
Map 
ID 15639

About this campsite

Added 29 March 2015 by MatthewMatthew. No revisions.
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