View of Stone Store from Kororipo Pā



Walk in the footsteps of chief Hongi Hika and early missionaries to Kororipo Pā – this short, easy walk is suitable for children.
  • Discover the route that has connected the historic Stone Store and Kororipo Pā for two centuries.

  • Enjoy amazing views of Kerikeri River, Kororipo Basin, the historic Stone Store and the bush clad site of Rewa’s Village.

  • Learn about the famous Nga Puhi chief Hongi Hika and the history of Kororipo Pā.

  • Find out about the meeting place where Māori and Europeans came to trade, talk and learn and where missionaries tried to convert Māori to Christianity. 

800 m one way

Walking and tramping

20 min Easy: Walking track

Stop kauri disease and protect kauri

  • Scrub all soil off shoes and gear.
  • Use cleaning stations.
  • Always stay on the track.

How you can help save kauri


Pewhairangi / Bay of Islands Office
Phone:   0800 275 362
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   34 Landing Road
Kerikeri 0230
Postal Address:   PO Box 128
Kerikeri 0245
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