Canaan Downs at sunset



This hilltop reserve has stands of ancient beech trees, bounded by rolling meadow scattered with eerie rock formations. There are mountain bike tracks and a campsite.

Find things to do and places to stay Canaan Downs Scenic Reserve

Experienced cavers can explore Harwoods Hole.

Harwoods Hole information and guidance.


Whakatū / Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
1/37 Halifax Street
Nelson 7010
Postal Address:   Private Bag 5
Nelson 7042
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