Tree roots on the Parata Track
Image: Benhi Dixon | Creative Commons



The Parata Tramping Track is generally well-formed but has some sections that may be rough, muddy or steep. We recommend a moderate level of fitness and light tramping/hiking boots.

Walking and tramping

1 – 2 hr return Intermediate: Great Walk/Easier tramping track

Dog access


Wellington/Kapiti information
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
About:   Whakatū/Nelson Visitor Centre provides visitor information for this area
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