Historic gold mining machinery at Karangahake Gorge
Image: Tourism Coromandel | ©



The Karangahake Gorge region combines gold mining history and natural beauty, much of it accessible through a variety of walks.

Find things to do and places to stay Karangahake Gorge

There are opportunities for trout and coarse fishing. A license is required from Fish & Game New Zealand.

Some of the larger pools in the Ohinemuri and Waitawheta Rivers are suitable for swimming in summer.


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