Kapiti Island from the summit of Kapakapanui
Image: Bev Bacon | DOC


The open summit of Kapakapanui is one of the best viewpoints in the Tararua Range.

Walking and tramping

6-8 hr Advanced: Tramping track

Dog access

Dogs on a leash only

Your safety is your responsibility

Take the right gear to keep yourself safe on your tramp

Tell someone your plans using the Outdoors Intentions form including when to raise the alarm if you haven't returned.

Follow the Land Safety Code.


Kapiti Wellington Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 4 384 7770
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   wellingtonvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   18 - 32 Manners Street
Postal Address:   PO Box 10420
The Terrace
Wellington 6143
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