Trail maps and apps

Discover your favourite trail using our trail maps and handy apps.

Wellington Walks webmap

Use our Wellington Walks webmap or Ara Rēhia o Pōneke webmap (Te Reo Maori) to find a track and navigate using your mobile phone while out on a trail. Zoom in to see popular tracks highlighted. You can see all trails marked as black lines. Tap on the circle crosshairs icon to locate yourself to aid with navigation.

Wellington Walks webmap or  Ara Rēhia o Pōneke webmap

Wellington Walks brochure

Check out our list of 20 recommended walks in our map brochure.

Download or print the brochure at home:

Wellington Walks Brochure (3.1MB PDF) or Ara Rēhia o Pōneke (3.1 MB PDF)

Pick up a hardcopy at a visitor centre:

Department of Conservation Visitor Centre

Wellington i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

Welly Walks app

Discover all the best tourist spots and hidden gems in Wellington – nature reserves, forests, farmlands and the rugged South Coast. Use the app to help you get around and see it all – landmarks, historic sites, public art and picturesque views.

The app features some of our walkways and a few inner city walks that focus on cultural highlights of the city such as food, history and art.

The Welly Walks app, managed by WellingtonNZ.com, has images, simple maps and instructions on how to get around.

Download the app from iTunes

Download the app from Google Play

Offline mobile maps app

Head off-grid with the help of the Avenza Maps App. This free app offers offline mobile PDF maps to helps you navigate and explore while you are out in the wild without internet or network connections. Locate yourself using the PDFs for our recommended loop walks.

You can also download Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) Topo Maps for free from the in-app store to assist with navigation and see the topography of your trail.

Avenza PDF Maps

Walking-only tracks

To ensure public safety and enhance the experience for walkers and runners, some parks and tracks are closed to mountain biking and cyclists.

Walking-only tracks map

Mountain biking

Generally trails are shared use so please be considerate of other users when riding and walking on our trails. When walking or riding in a group let others know how many in your group if the trail is narrow!

Mountain biking tracks

Trails in the wider Wellington region

Find your Wild and enjoy Wellington’s regional trails your way. Whether staying in Wellington City or heading further out, head here to to find all the details from walking to mountain biking trails, as well as some cool articles about the region.

wellingtonregionaltrails.com