Trotter's Gorge

Time : 30 min -2 hr option walks
Dog access: Dogs on a leash only

As well as offering camping, the DOC-managed Trotters Gorge is a beautiful reserve with fantastic walking three walking tracks to choice from that go through pockets of native forest, streams, caves and more.

Trotters Cave Walk

A short track perfect for the kids, 700m one way to the river sculpted caves.


Trotters Gorge Track

Time: 2-hours return

The Gorge Track continues on from the Cave walk, climbing through kanuka forest to the bluffs. Enjoy coastal views before descending into native broadleaf forest and dry creek beds.


Trotters Creek Track

Time: 1-hour return

Follow the creek through native forest and several creek crossings to the hut and swimming hole at the track end. Take care on slippery rocks during stream crossings.