Explore the Doubtless Bay area and journey back into the past by visiting the scenic reserves, pa sites and historical reserves in this area; Taumarumaru Scenic Reserve, Rangikapiti Pa, Mangonui Courthouse and Chucks Cove.
Taumarumaru Scenic Reserve Walk
Dog walking is a popular activity with Doubtless Bay locals within the Taumarumaru Scenic Reserve, dogs are to be on a leash at all times.
Try your luck at fishing one of the local spots accessed through Taumaruaru Scenic Reserve, Chucks Cove or off the Mangonui Wharf.
You can hunt pigs and goats in the Far North East Coast hunting blocks. A permit is required.
Weather for Kaitaia area - Northland rural forecast
DOC maps: Discover the outdoors - DOC's key places, campsites, tracks and huts, and visitor centres on a map
Check, Clean, Dry between waterways and stop the spread of didymo.
Walking track categories
Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:1. Plan your trip2. Tell someone3. Be aware of the weather4. Know your limits5. Take sufficient supplies
Alerts for Northland places
Tips for driving on unsealed roads