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  • Key features Wide stony river
    Runs from forest to city
  • Situated 7km to Avalon Studios, 26km to Wellington CBD
  • Location access Public

The Hutt River stretches from Kaitoke Regional Park to Wellington Harbour, through Upper Hutt and Lower Hutt. There are various recreational trails which run perpendicular to it and part of the river is shrouded in bush. Part of the river runs alongside the Hutt Motorway.

Location Details:

  • Difficult to access in Akatarawa
  • Water level changes
  • No complete route from main source to river mouth