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      DOC owned land that the Kapiti Mountain Bike Club is developing as their local park.

      Whareroa Farm is a recreation reserve offering walking, picnicking, biking, and horse-riding, with links to the adjoining Akatarawa Forest and Queen Elizabeth Park across State Highway 1.

      Opening hours
      Summer (daylight saving time): 8:00am - 9:00pm
      Winter: 8:00am - 6:00pm

      Farmed areas of Whareroa Farm are closed to visitors during lambing and calving from 18 July to 30 September. Keep out of the signposted closed farmland areas, including any tracks across them, during this period. Closed areas include the Cairn View Track.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Whareroa Farm Car Park google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Take the Mackay's Crossing exit to Queen Elizabeth Park, approximately 3.5km north of Paekakariki.

      Parking is available for cars and buses. Warning about smash and grab thefts from car park. Recommend parking in QE2 tram car park.
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      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      KMBC
      (www.sportsground.co.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,571
      Trails
      7
      Total Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent
      7,616 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,931 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,854 ft
      Reports
      34
      Photos
      36
      Ridden Counter
      345

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      Recent Comments

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      user #1472531oldnewbreportCampbell Mills RdThis is waterfall road down the bottom, NOT...
      Jan 30, 2018 @ 4:35pm
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      Jan 9, 2018 @ 11:43am
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      user #979939JonnyWtrailFlywheelIt's also easily accessed from the top of...
      Jul 20, 2017 @ 3:55pm
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      Jul 20, 2017 @ 3:53pm
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      Recent Activity

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      Apr 25, 2018 @ 6:04pm
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      Nearby Riding Areas

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      Queen Elizabeth Park 2 12.5 km
      Battle Hill5.2 km
      Akatarawa Forest Park 7 7 57.8 km
      Lismore Forest8.3 km
      Geraldine Downs 2 2 18.3 km
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