Hokitika Gorge Hokitika Gorge

Hokitika, cool little town

The Cool Little Town of Hokitika is where you will find locally inspired artisans and jade carving.

Hokitika
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Hokitika - cool little town

Hokitika is a cool little town that's easily walkable and has the West Coast's only full service beachside town centre.

There is plenty to do with a large artisan community, interesting history and mountains, the river, two lakes and the beach nearby.

Things to do in Hokitika

  • The famous Hokitika driftwood sign.
  • Glass blowing studio.
  • Jade carving studios.
  • Carniege Building.
  • The West Coast Wilderness Trail.
  • Lake Mahinapua.
  • Visit the glow worm dell at night.
  • Hokitika Gorge.

Getting to Hokitika

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Weather in Hokitika

Events

Events

Ride The Wilderness 2018
14 November 2020
Hokitika
Ride the Wilderness

Ride the Wilderness is a Mountain Bike Ride on the West Coast Wilderness Trail on Saturday 16 November 2019.

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See, do & stay

Hokitika
See & Do
The Gold Room Hokitika The Gold Room

As found West Coast gold nuggets and flakes crafted into stunning jewellery.

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Hokitika
Accommodation
Fitzherbert Court Motel Fitzherbert Court Motel

Spacious superior accommodation located in the centre of Hokitika.

$98 - $160
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Hokitika
See & Do
Eco Rafting Adventures Glacier Rafting

High quality heli-rafting tours. Something for everyone from scenic floats to extreme grade 5. Also offering adventure fishing, overnight expeditions & customised trips.

$135 - $1250
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Hokitika
Accommodation
Hans Bay – Lake Kaniere Campsite Hans Bay – Lake Kaniere Campsite

Large, grassy lake-front campsite beside beautiful Lake Kaniere. Take in the stunning landscape and explore the area.

$4 - $8
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Hokitika
See & Do
Mountain Biking West Coast Cycling - Jade Country

Walk or mountain bike along the western shores of Lake Kaniere through lush lakeside forest, passing many picturesque bays and numerous forest streams.

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Hokitika
Eat & Drink
Stations Inn Stations Inn Boutique Accommmodation & Restaurant

Stations Inn - boutique restaurant, bar and accommodation is located in the heart of Hokitika's historic gold rush area.

$170 - $250
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