Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve, Hokitika

(4.2/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web)
Get in touch with the great outdoors at Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve, a popular site boasting delightful waters, views of snowcapped peaks, and plethora of activities. Summertime brings tourists and locals alike here for the great swimming conditions. Pack a snack and picnic in the picturesque setting, or gear up for exciting sports like water skiing, kayaking, and mountain biking. If you prefer a quieter trip, spend your time hiking around the lake or fishing. Look for Dorothy Falls nearby, and keep your eyes peeled for wild kiwis. Use our Hokitika trip itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve and other attractions in Hokitika.
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  • A great quiet spot to visit especially if you want to swim in the lake. A good basic DOC campsite and plenty of sandflys.  more »
  • I didn't intend to visit as it had turned to rain and I wasn't going to get to see the stunning 'sunshine' views, I was going to leave that until my next trip down south. I was pleased I did though. T...  more »
  • Although the weather wasn't great, we walked around the bush trail, which was absolutely beautiful. The gorge and bridge were a short walk and this is whole area is Mother Nature at her best. Not to b...  more »