Karamea end of Heaphy Track

Karamea end of Heaphy Track

Kahurangi National Park


5 Rankers Reviews

4 Face-to-Face

5 Walking

1 Karamea

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Time: 4 - 6 days, Distance: 78.4 km


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DOC West Coast

Central government organisation


South IslandWest CoastKaramea


  • Walking
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Gary Clarkson's avatar

Gary Clarkson

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

What a place. You expect to see dinosaurs coming out of the bush. Views to die for.
Good clean DoC facilities.

Sandflies are absolutely feral. Take long sleeves, repellent and a flamethrower, but go there you will love it

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Ranking: 9/10

Easy and nice track in the bush. Great facilities.

Reviewed about 5 years ago and experienced in March 2017

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Helena Bond


Ranking: 8/10

Short walk through several types of forest to a very impressive old giant tree. Lots of birdlife.

Reviewed about 6 years ago and experienced in February 2016

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Annika Funk


Ranking: 10/10

Great track, well maintained.

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in February 2015

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Markus Eckert


Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful coastal walk on the Heaphy Track, hundreds of Nikau Palms, great waves and beaches all the way. Toilets at Scotts Beach and Katipo Creek Shelter - go as far as you like and back.

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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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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Cymen Crick

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