View of Mana Island on left and Kapiti Island in distance from the summit of Colonial Knob.
Image: Benhi Dixon | Creative Commons


Climb to the summit of this 468 m peak for views on clear day from the Inland Kaikoura Range in the south to Mt Taranaki in the north-west - it's a good option for older children.

Walking and tramping

3-5 hr return Easy: Walking track

Dog access

No dogs


Kapiti Wellington Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 4 384 7770
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   18 - 32 Manners Street
Postal Address:   PO Box 10420
The Terrace
Wellington 6143
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