Mt Messenger - Tunnel State Highway 3 located at the top of the Hill Mt Messenger Taranaki

A parking lot for sleep over in a self contained vehicle . Not that safe but OK .

Contact Details:

State Highway 3
Mt Messenger Tunnel





no water
no toilet
no shower
no power
no laundry
no dump
no pets
no internet
no bar
no food

Full Overview:

Just scenery and views . By the State Highway and a bit exposed . Rest area is on the right hand side going North . Oh and the left hand side going South Drive with care throuugh Tunnel [One Way]Follow give way sign as seen to the left of photograph .


57 miles Northeast from New Plymouth .Just a rest area on the left hand side going North .

Locality Information:

A tunnel and a steep Mountain Road [safe]. Follow give way sign on notice board . Give way when you have the red arrow make sure it is clear before proceding .


None really , tables chairs , space and passing traffic .

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