Karangahake Gorge, in Kaimai Mamuka Forest

Image: Stefan Marks | Creative Commons


Kaimai Mamaku Conservation Park contains a number of historic mining and kauri logging sites and features several popular tramping tracks.

Place overview


  • Camping
  • Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Mountain biking
  • Scenic driving
  • Walking and tramping

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Find things to do and places to stay Kaimai Mamaku Conservation Park

About this place

Getting there

The Kaimai Mamaku Conservation Park stretches from Karangahake Gorge in the north, almost to Rotorua in the south. The park is bordered by state highways 2, 26, 27, 29 and 36.

The nearest towns are Paeroa, Waihi, Katikati, Tauranga, Matamata and Te Aroha. These are all serviced by regular buses, and Air New Zealand runs services to and from Tauranga airport.

Know before you go


Weather for Kaimai Mamaku Conservation Park - Bay of Plenty rural forecast


Fires are a hazard to any bush area. No fires may be lit in the Kaimai-Mamaku Conservation Park without a permit.


Tauranga Office
Phone:   +64 7 578 7677
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   taurangainfo@doc.govt.nz
Address:   253 Chadwick Road West
Greerton West
Tauranga 3112
Postal Address:   PO Box 9003
Greerton West
Tauranga 3142
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