Truss Bridge, Remutaka Rail Trail
Image: Benhi Dixon | Creative Commons



Built in 1878, this rail route between the Hutt Valley and Featherston is now a gently graded 18 km walk, run or mountain bike ride, with opportunities for camping, swimming and fishing.

This track is part of the Remutaka Cycle Trail (Ngā Haerenga New Zealand Cycle Trails).

18 km (Kaitoke to Cross Creek carpark) one way

Walking and tramping

4 hr 30 min walk from Kaitoke Easy: Walking track

Mountain biking

1 hr 30 min bike from Kaitoke Easy: Grade 2

Dog access

Dogs allowed. Keep dog under control at all times.

Stay safe in the outdoors


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