View of Stone Store from Kororipo Pā

Introduction

Walk in the footsteps of chief Hongi Hika and early missionaries to Kororipo Pā – this short, easy walk is suitable for children.

Highlights

  • 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

Dog access

No dogs

Brochures

Stop kauri dieback and protect kauri
  • Kauri dieback disease is spread through soil.
  • Scrub soil off shoes and gear and check it's all removed before you go.
  • Use a cleaning station when you enter and leave.
  • Always stay on the track.

How you can help save kauri

Contacts

Pewhairangi / Bay of Islands Office
Phone:   +64 9 407 0300
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   bayofislandsbooking@doc.govt.nz
Address:   34 Landing Road
Kerikeri 0230
Postal Address:   PO Box 128
Kerikeri 0245
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