Kahurangi National Park

New Zealand's second largest, and youngest national park, dating from 1996. A large area of land at the top of the South Island with some easier and some more challenging walking along lengthy tracks. Home to the most diverse flora of any national park and a diverse array of landforms, including the famous peneplain remnants. The Tasman Wilderness Area is located here. Highest point: 1875m (Mt Owen).

Area 4520.02
square kilometres
ID 1438

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Added 10 June 200610 June 2006 by MatthewMatthew. 2 revisions, most recently 27 September 201127 September 2011 by iangeorgeiangeorge.
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