Trail Riding in Kāpiti.
If you are interested in trail riding, make sure you visit this page for all the information you need to know. A permit can be issued by using this application form. There are many trails and a full map can be found here.
Kāpiti Coast District Council
175 Rimu Road
Private Bag 60601
04 296 4700
0800 486 486
Fax: 04 296 4830
8am to 5pm - Monday to Friday
Parks and Recreation
The Kāpiti Coast's parks and reserves offer many opportunities for recreation in different landscapes and settings.
From quiet relaxation to energetic activity there's something for everyone. Choose from the hills, coast, forests, waterways or local urban parks - whatever suits your interests.
Parks are part of your community and are free for everyone to use.
All parks and reserves on the Kāpiti Coast are looked after by Council staff.
We've now made it easier to find a park that suits your needs! To find a park that matches what you're after, please use our dropdown menu. Simply choose the suburb and any amenities you're specifically looking for.
Head to our Stride and Ride webpage to information on Cycleway, Bridleway, Walkway trails in Kāpiti
What's going on in Parks and Recreation
Parks Week is an annual international celebration of the important role our parks play in contributing to the health of our communities – and we’re right behind it here in Kāpiti!
Keep an eye out for events happening over summer. We are planning lots of fun events including yoga, tai chi, sport and play pop up play, to an outdoor movie and playtime for your dog. Next year Kāpiti's Parks Week is 7 -15 March 2020.