DOC Taranaki / Egmont National Park Visitor Centre is staffed by DOC rangers who have firsthand, in-depth local knowledge. We provide information about:
•Walks and hiking - short walks, multi-day hikes, Great Walks
•Track conditions, weather, and safety
•Hut and Campsite bookings
•Local stories, legends and history - our nature, our people
• Gateway to Taranaki / Egmont National Park
North Island ▷ Taranaki ▷ New Plymouth
Operating Season And Hours
Nov-March 8:00am-4.30pm daily
Nice visitor centre with good explanations for the walk........
Nice visitor centre, from there you can start a lot of walks.
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Very helpful staff, beautiful surroundings and lovely exhibition.
Helpful with suggestions for walks around Mount Taranaki.
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Good visitor centre with lots of information about different tracks, Loop Track to Wilkies Pools and Straftord Plateau.
Very nice people, helping you with planning trips and everything else. They also have a very good exhibition about the Mt Taranaki.
The best care from the lady who worked there. She gave me all needed information and printed me off heaps of maps of tracks.
Lots of information on all walks in the park. Were able to get all information and pick which was best suited to us.
Good information about tracks, weather...... nice exhibition about nature and climbing.
Friendly, helpful and useful information.