Paritutu

Paritutu information

Location
New Plymouth , New Zealand
Address
Centennial Dr
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Just west of town is Paritutu, a steep-sided, craggy hill (154m) whose name translates appropriately as ‘Rising Precipice’. From the summit you can see for miles around: out to the Sugar Loaves, down to the town and to the mountain beyond. It's a 20-minute scramble to the top.