Facilities and Parks

Poutoa Walkway

Enjoy this quiet escape through a valley of establishing native bush, which now extends through the pristine Poutoa Valley through Ruapehu Drive to Cliff Road. Don’t be put off by the steep access points – the walkway soon levels out!

Track Difficulty Rating: 1  2  3  4  5   (1 = easy : 5 = difficult)

Distance:  2.8 kilometres

Contour:  Steep access points, remainder flat to rolling

Surface:  Gravel, steps (Jasmine Place)

Access Points:
Jasmine Place, Summerhill Drive, Greenwood Place, Aokautere Drive, Ruapehu Drive, Cliff Road

Conveniences:  Picnic benches and seats

Special Attractions:  Valley views, native bush

Motorised Trail Bikes or Vehicles
Not permitted on any walkways


Symbol - Dog-Off-Leash Dogs can be off leash but must be under control
  • Ensure dogs are under control at all times and do not disturb livestock where walkways pass through rural areas.
  • Please pick up your dog waste and put it in a rubbish bin or take it away with you.

Poutoa Walkway

Map - Poutoa Walkway