Waikato region

Mount Pirongia. Photo: DOC.

Mount Pirongia

Map showing Waikato region.

Pirongia Forest Park is best known for its most widely recognised landmark, Mt Pirongia (959 metres). The Park consists of four separate blocks of land, including Mt Karioi, close to Raglan.


Pirongia Forest Park is 25km from Hamilton city.

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Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

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Te Rapa Base
Phone:      +64 7 858 1000
Email:   waikato@doc.govt.nz
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