Hokitika Gorge Scenic Reserve, Hokitika

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Pay a visit to Hokitika Gorge Scenic Reserve, where the Hokitika River wends its way through a rocky canyon surrounded by lush foliage of native trees. Hit the well-defined and well-marked walking trail in the area to make your way through the gorge's bountiful nature to its several vantage points. Don't worry about equipping yourself with any special walking gear other than comfortable shoes, as the stroll is a short and non-strenuous one. Be sure to bring your camera, as the area's suspension bridge affords an attractive view over the river's bright turquoise waters. Put Hokitika Gorge Scenic Reserve at the forefront of your travel plans using our Hokitika itinerary builder.
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  • We were glad that we took the extra half hour to drive here---a nice footbridge, and scenic views of beautiful blue water in the river. 
  • Despite some rain and miserable cloud cover and being at the back end of a weather bomb in summer we still enjoyed the trip. The track is well signposted, paved, good boardwalk and another incredible ...  more »
  • So easy to get to and absolutely worth it. The gorge is beautiful and a quick 10 min hike to get to, max. A must see in Hokitika.