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Truman Track

Truman Track

Truman Track

Visit coastal platforms and caves near Punakaiki.   More ▶︎
Wild coastline at the end of the Truman Track

Wild coastline at the end of the Truman Track

The short track passes through coastal podocarp forest, harakeke scrub, coastal herbfields, and down to a sculpted gravel beach.   More ▶︎
Paparoa Track

Paparoa Track

New track located in Paparoa National Park, and still under construction. The track is scheduled to open late 2018. This track ...   More ▶︎
Pororari River Track

Pororari River Track

An easy stroll along the banks of the beautiful Pororari River.   More ▶︎
Paparoa National Park

Paparoa National Park

A land of cliffs, gorges, caves, and disappearing rivers, draped in rich coastal forest.   More ▶︎
Pororari River

Pororari River

This river at Punakaiki is popular with canoes, and has an easy walking track.   More ▶︎
Pancake Rocks

Pancake Rocks

The famous Pancake Rocks at Punakaiki. The alternating layers of limestone and mudstone are formed in a process called stylobedding.   More ▶︎
Dolomite Point Walk

Dolomite Point Walk

The famous Punakaiki Pancake Rocks. Blowholes, sea cliffs.   More ▶︎
Sunset, Pancake Rocks

Sunset, Pancake Rocks

The Pancake Rocks are layers of limestone where impurities have separated out into horizontal seams -- a process known as ...   More ▶︎
Inland Pack Track

Inland Pack Track

A beautiful historic route through a coastal karst environment. Gorges, caves, waterfalls, subterranean rivers, sink-holes, swimming, and camping beneath a ...   More ▶︎
Formerly the Knobby Ridge biv Oct 2011

Formerly the Knobby Ridge biv Oct 2011

We saw this biv when emerging from the Inland Pack Track on to the farm track that runs beside the ...   More ▶︎
Former Knobby Ridge Biv

Former Knobby Ridge Biv

Originally located on Knobby Ridge, overlooking the Hokitika Gorge, this biv was removed by DOC for a radio base station ...   More ▶︎
Cave Creek / Kotihotiho Track

Cave Creek / Kotihotiho Track

Scenic walk to the resurgence of Cave Creek.   More ▶︎
Cave Creek

Cave Creek

Cave Creek emerges out of the ground and connects up with the Pororari River.   More ▶︎
Fox River Caves

Fox River Caves

Deep caves in the wall of a limestone gorge.   More ▶︎
Te Ana o Matuku Cave

Te Ana o Matuku Cave

Teorumata Cave at the mouth of the Fox River is carved out of Hawk's Crag breccia.   More ▶︎
Te Ana o Matuku Cave

Te Ana o Matuku Cave

An historic cave on the Paparoa National Park coastline.   More ▶︎
Ballroom, Fox River

Ballroom, Fox River

Walk through a spectacular limestone gorge, visit caves, and camp under a massive rock overhang.   More ▶︎
Fox River Cave

Fox River Cave

Bring a strong torch to explore this cave.   More ▶︎
Soda straws, Fox River Cave

Soda straws, Fox River Cave

A soda straw is left behind by drops of water. Just before the water falls, it forms a hollow shape ...   More ▶︎
Fox River Gorge

Fox River Gorge

Just below Dilemma jct. Looking downstream to where you get somewhat wet. And Large spiders to eye you up.   More ▶︎
Junction of Fox River and Dilemma Creek

Junction of Fox River and Dilemma Creek

The 300m limestone cliffs here are impressive, and Dilemma Creek is quite beautiful. Beyond here, the route to the Ballroom ...   More ▶︎