Things to do

fantail - pīwakawaka in the forest

Keen on discovering more of the natural environment? Tōtara Reserve has a unique biodiversity that is protected from introduced predators and weeds by Horizons Regional Council.


Enjoy nature walks? There are a variety of tracks to choose from that offer sweeping views of the Ruahine Ranges and Pohangina Valley.

River swim

Want to take a dip? The Pohangina River at Kererū camping ground is a favourite swimming spot for locals and visitors during the warmer months.


Got a fisher in the family? As a major tributary of the Manawatū River, Pohangina River provides many kilometres of fishable water.


Want to take a day trip from camp? There’s plenty to do in the wider area no matter what you’re looking for.