Punakaiki Cavern, Punakaiki

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#5 of 8 in Nature in West Coast Region
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  • September 29, 2017
    This is a little gem. The walk is a good one but make sure you take a really good touch as it gets quite dark. Also make you are have the right foot ware for this walk and it is quite slippery and a g...  more »
  • August 21, 2017
    Very cool to go without such a guide in the cave. In the beginning and few posts, then you can only 1 side on. You do need a flashlight needed, otherwise you will see nothing. Go after the "waterfall" still a little further (even if it is narrow). Recommended!
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  • August 16, 2017
    Walk well on the Truman to reach. The beach has beautiful views of hell and the Sun under gag. A geocache is located close to...
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  • May 5, 2017
    It was really fun to hike all the way back to the water flowing down the rocks. When we turned off our flashlights we even saw a glow worm on the ceiling. Just one. Overall a very very basic but quick and fun caving experience and easy to do if you are driving through.
  • March 30, 2017
    Was quite a cool cavern, went back quite far, could probably crawl through some of the tighter holes and explore more. Nothing spectacular to go out of your way for, but if your in punakaiki then stop by.
  • February 24, 2017
    One sees only rocks
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