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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  • Was expecting a much longer walk but this is more suited to those that like to stroll or have kids/slow walkers. Takes about 10 minutes but beautiful scenery even in the rain. 
  • If you're travelling the West Coast - do not miss the beautiful Hokitika Gorge! It's definitely a must-do in this area. I haven't seen water this blue anywhere else (even though it was raining!), you ...  more »
  • Our walk through the Hokitika Gorge was incredibly beautiful. The water was turquoise and the forest was so lush and green. A truly awesome experience. Lisa- East Greenwich Rhode Island