Walk

Porirua has more than 100 kms of walking tracks that traverse the coastline, bush, city, farmland, wetlands, and historic sites.

There are dozens of walks in the greater Porirua area from Pukerua Bay in the north to Kenepuru in the south, from Belmont and Battle Hill Regional Parks in the east and Titahi Bay in the west. 

Build up your stamina and confidence on Porirua’s walks then dare yourself to enter the Porirua Grand Traverse, a multisport event including running, kayaking, and mountain biking, held each March. 

Before you start your adventure

To start you off on a journey here is our pick of Porirua City’s Top 10 Walks (from north to south). 

Download our Walking Tracks map (PDF) and see how you can join some of the walks up with others to make create even longer adventures.



Latest walkway news

News - Kids on Camborne Walkway

Project to protect Camborne Walkway

Preparations are underway to restore and protect Porirua’s popular Camborne Walkway, which has been hit hard by coastal erosion.

29 Aug 2017
News - Cr Kylie Wihapi and her family enjoy the views from Conclusion Walkway

Easy walking on newly upgraded Porirua walkway

The views are ka pai and the walking is easy on a newly upgraded walkway behind Ascot Park in Porirua.

22 Aug 2017
News - Te Ara Piko Walkway

Pathway takes another step forward

Another section of the Te Ara Piko pathway is complete, bringing the vision of a safe path around the spectacular Pāuatahanui Inlet another step closer.

26 Jun 2017

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