Stay and play in Kāpiti this summer
You don’t have to go away this summer – stay and play with friends and family! Obviously we have a pretty awesome coastline, but did you know about all the hidden gems we have in our Kāpiti parks? Check out some of our favourite places to play below and stay and play in Kāpiti this summer!
Basketball half courts
Want to work on your drop shot or practice some hoops? We've got several half courts in our parks around Kāpiti:
Fancy yourself to be a bit of a Roger Federer? Or maybe you need some practice to get there? Check out our free and awesome tennis facilities at:
Enjoy the bush
Do you like to enjoy the peace and quiet of the bush? Or do you prefer a more challenging walk for some exercise? Kāpiti has some awesome spots for an easy walk in the bush to appreciate nature, as well as some more challenging walks for those wanting more exercise (with some spots giving you the prime views of our beautiful District!). Our recommendations are:
Breath in the serenity at:
- Waikanae River Trail, Otaihanga
- Barry Hadfield Nikau Reserve
- Ōtaki River Trail, Ōtaki
- Matai Huka Walkway, Mackays Crossing
For other walks and trails check out Find Your Wild.
What's your favourite walk, bush or trail in Kāpiti? Upload a photo to Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #ShareYourKapiti!