Spectacular views are on offer from the heights of Whareroa Farm
Stream Loop Track
Time: 12 min return
Distance: 355 m
A short walk through regenerating shrubland. Suitable for wheelchairs.
Coastal lookout walk
Time: 15 min
Distance: 500 m
Panoramic coastal views to the Marlborough Sounds, Kapiti Island and the Kapiti coast.
Forest loop walk
Time: 45 min
Distance: 1.6 km
Walk through a remnant of the kohekohe forest that once covered much of the Kapiti coast, return along the farm race.
Cairn view track
Time: 40 min
Distance: 1.2 km
Climb to a lookout over the farm and coast. From the lookout you can view the site of Camp McKay and the old water reservoir.
Campbell's Mill Road round trip
Distance: 13.4 km
Walk the uphill mountain bike track or the horse riding track to Campbell's Mill Road. Follow Campbell’s Mill Road into Maungakotukutuku Valley Road, Waterfall Road and Emerald Glen Road back to Whareroa Farm.
The main entrance to Whareroa Farm is via the Queen Elizabeth Park off-ramp about 3.5 km north of Paekakariki on SH1.
Downhill mountain bike track
Distance: 2 km
Category: Grade 3 / Intermediate
This track offers spectacular views of the Kapiti coast and Kapiti Island as it winds down through regenerating bush to the carpark. From there bikers can access Queen Elizabeth Park in 2 minutes via the highway underpass.
Uphill mountain bike track
Distance: 4.1 km
Category: Grade: 2 / Easy
Follow the track Campbell’s Mill Road.
These are shared-use tracks. Follow the mountain bikers code: respect others, respect the rules, respect the track.
Carpark to Campbell's Mill Road
Distance: 2.5 km
This track starts at Campbell's Mill Road and is an easy uphill ride through the farm.
Gate access: Equestrian access through Whareroa Farm and along Campbell’s Mill Road is controlled by locked gates. To rent a key contact Kapiti Coast District Council, Phone: +64 4 296 4700. Leave gates as you find them.
This is shared-use track. Watch for walkers.