New Plymouth Coastal Walkway

New Plymouth Coastal Walkway


3 Rankers Reviews

3 Face-to-Face

3 New Plymouth

Online Maps

FREE Header

Camping NZ NEW

Welcome to New Zealand's most comprehensive database of freely available camping information. This is the only travel map of its kind in NZ.



2 - 3 hours one way. 11kms one way.

The New Plymouth Coastal Walkway takes you along the New Plymouth sea-side promenade. The wide, smooth nature of the walkway means you can walk, run, bike and roller skate!


Feature Value Info


New Plymouth District Council

Local government organisation


North IslandTaranakiNew Plymouth


  • Walking
  • Free


Megan's avatar


New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

Hard surface all the way or can choose to walk along the beach at low tide. Fabulous scenery, good coffee and snacks available along the way. A good day out!

Reviewed about 7 years ago

Avoid Camping Fines!

Each camping location is approved by a regional council in NZ. So if it shows on the map, you’re allowed to stay.

The Rankers Camping NZ app, is also in association with…

Manuel Bach's avatar

Manuel Bach


Ranking: 7/10

Nice black beach, good surf spot.

Reviewed almost 8 years ago and experienced in February 2014

Camping NZ App Icon

Camping NZ App

Every camping site on your iPhone™, iPad™ or Android™ phone or tablet. Avoid camping penalties using this council approved app. Featuring offline maps.

Download from the App Store Download Android app on Google Play

pamr's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

12km of coastal concrete/hard pack wide walkway. Through port, city, beaches, campgrounds, wild areas, rivers, suburbs. Gorgeous Rewahewa bridge.

Reviewed about 10 years ago and experienced in February 2012

DOC Managed

Thanks to all the good people working for the NZ Department of Conservation - for all your hard work - making NZ more beautiful, accessable and healthy! Cheers 😍

Cymen Crick's avatar

Cymen Crick