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Site of one of the last battles between Maori and early colonial forces in the region, Battle Hill Farm Forest Park showcases an interesting cross-section of local heritage and environmental restoration.
Explore the expansive farm land that makes up Battle Hill Farm Forest Park. There's 500 hectares of working cattle, sheep and deer farm which you can explore via a range of easy to challenging trails and walkways.
Take your tent and stay awhile or pack a picnic and stay the day. This is a great place for mountain biking, horse riding or for people just wanting to stroll over paddocks and through wetlands, native bush and forest.
Find out which native birds you might spot on your visit to Battle Hill.
Discover a trail of Wild Things hidden in some of Wellington's most spectacular locations. Keep an eye out for Ram-Guy at Battle Hill and take a photo with this Wild Thing for your chance to win prizes. Download the Wild Things map and start exploring!