Pigeon Bush

Paul Horak Lower North Island

Location Pigeon Bush Reserve lies between the Rimutaka and Tararua Conservation Parks just west of Featherston. It borders the southern side of SH2 and extends right over the range to the Wairarapa / Wellington railway. It forms a conspicuous backdrop to Featherson and the lower Wairarapa. At 1157ha it is by far our largest reserve. History The land has been …