Hapuka Estuary Trail

Hapuka Estuary Trail



3 Rankers Reviews

2 Face-to-Face

18 Haast



Time: 20 minutes round trip

Grade easy
Features Kowhai trees, birdlife, views of Open Bay Islands Tumaka and Popotai


Feature Value Info


South IslandWest CoastHaast


  • Walking
  • Free



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Dianne van der Wal

Ranking: 7/10

Nice stroll, but not many birds.

Reviewed almost 5 years ago

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Ranking: 9/10

Very nice short walk. Kids loved it, didn't complain at all.

Reviewed over 10 years ago and experienced in April 2009

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Anji Sprinks

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

A simple 20 minute trail, where we managed to spend 1.5 hours marvelling at plant and birdlife. 'A small slice of heaven' (even in the rain).

Reviewed over 10 years ago and experienced in April 2009

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Thanks to all the good people working for the NZ Department of Conservation - for all your hard work - making NZ more beautiful, accessable and healthy! Cheers 😍

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Nick Morrison

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