Kahuterawa Reserve

A great spot to get away from the city and back to nature. Have a barbecue with the family and enjoy the quiet surroundings.

Used for

Walking, mountain-biking, picnics, camping


Wood burning BBQs, toilets

Dog access

No dogs 


Kahuterawa Road

Kahuterawa Reserve camping rules

  • Three continuous nights of camping allowed.
    Any stay longer than three nights requires approval from the parks division of the Palmerston North City Council before you start camping. Phone: 06 356 8199. Email:
  • Dogs are allowed under strict control
  • Have consideration for other campers
  • No potable (drinking) water available on site – you must bring in your own.
  • We love our waterways, flora and fauna. No littering. No cutting live vegetation.
  • Campervan effluent taken away to approved disposal sites.