Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve, Hokitika

Categories: Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.2/5 based on 80+ 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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  • Had ridden Big Spur in the morning, done the little walk to Hokitika George and made it to Lake Kaniere early afternoon. Leonie and I drove right up to the start of the 11km MTB ride. Wow, highlight o...  read more »
  • This Lake is amazing. Warm and inviting a great place to picnic, day trip, weekend away. Dorothy falls is a must visit. 
  • Great lake for taking the boat or the jet ski's out on. It's always packed in summer with campers and boaties and theres a mix of different length walks around there too. Just watch out for the sandfl...  read more »
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