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Come and see the beauty of the West Coasts Lake Mahinapua aboard the Eco Adventurer.Using our online itinerary creator, Hokitika attractions like West Coast Scenic Waterways can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Enjoy the birdsong tranquillity as you take in the scenery; the mirror finished lake amid ancient Rimu and Kamahi trees with the snow-capped mountains in the distance. Capture the picturesque beauty of the Mahinapua waterways along the original route used by pioneers, gold diggers and early explorers. Experience majestic views of Mt.Cook and the Southern Alps and outstanding West Coast flora, fauna and native rain forests.
Boat Cruises, Kayak Adventures and a Bed and Breakfast option available.
West Coast Scenic Waterways Reviews
We stayed for 2 nights while cycling the West Coast Wilderness trail. We enjoyed staying in our lovely clean cottage, had a superb 3 course meal cooked by Cindy and a peaceful and informative Scenic w... more »
My wife Nicki & I recently had a great stay for 3 nights at the Scenic Water Ways accomodation (in their cabins) while we rode the West Coast Wilderness Trail with friends . Cindy and Gavin are great ... more »
Thank you so much for a brilliant experience! Gavin and Cindy were so helpful and friendly and we absolutely loved the kayak trip! Great gear and beautiful relaxed experience. Totally recommend! Note - your butt will get wet!
From the time we arrived we were treated as very welcome guests. The rooms are clean and beautifully appointed. Cindy and Gavin were never too busy to chat - they are truly in the correct business! We had ordered dinner for our first night as we were arriving late - well Cindy provided a superb 3-course meal of exceptional taste and value. After our day one ride, we took their advice and ordered pizzas before heading out on the boat trip. Gavin has a wealth of information and is truly passionate about the area - a stunning trip with magnificent views unobtainable from the road. Well worthwhile. We will have to revisit to test the kayaking another time. An extra special experience.
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