Forest Road Great Barrier Island

Image: Chloe Riddell | Creative Commons


Discover a wide array of beautiful bush and mountain views.

Track overview

13 km one way

Walking and tramping

5 hr Advanced: Tramping track

Dog access

No dogs
  • Help stop kauri dieback

    Kauri dieback disease is killing our native kauri. It spreads by soil movement, but you can help prevent it.

    • Stay away from kauri tree roots.
    • Clean your gear before and after visiting kauri forest.

About this track


Forest Road is a popular trek for both trampers and mountain bikers, providing a wide array of beautiful bush and mountain views.

Getting there

The track can be started from Whangaparapara Road and Kaiaraara Bay Road. It can also be accessed from Kiwiriki Track and Line W Track.


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