Hapuka Estuary Trail

Hapuka Estuary Trail



3 Rankers Reviews

2 Face-to-Face

19 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 about 4 years ago

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Ranking: 9/10

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

Reviewed over 9 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 9 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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