Tawa Grove Walk

Track category

Easy access short walk


30 min round trip


Logging winch, Tawa Grove. Photo: Jeremy Rolfe.
Logging winch, Tawa Grove

This bush trail is specially designed for disabled or elderly people.

Getting there

Take the Coast Road to Catchpool Valley, 12 km south of Wainuiomata in the Hutt Valley. The walk begins from near the Catchpool Field Base.

Plan and prepare

The Catchpool Valley park gates close at 6:00 pm (8:00 pm during daylight saving) and reopen at 8.00 am.


Find out more


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Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Alerts for Wellington/Kapiti places


Pōneke / Wellington Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 4 384 7770
Address:   18 Manners Street
Email:   wellingtonvc@doc.govt.nz
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