Hokitika Gorge Scenic Reserve
Located in the West Coast region
IntroductionEnjoy a walk through native bush to the stunning Hokitika Gorge.
Find things to do and places to stay Hokitika Gorge Scenic Reserve
Hokitika Gorge Scenic Reserve is 33 km east of Hokitika. Leave Hokitika's main road by turning inland onto Stafford St which become Kaniere Rd, then Kaniere-Kowhitirangi Rd. South of Kokatahi the road turns sharp left, then sharp right. Turn left into Johnston Rd, right into Nielson Rd, and left into Whitcombe Valley Rd.
The Hokitika River is swift, cold, and dangerous in all conditions. Swimming here is dangerous and people have died because of swimming in the river.