Kahurangi National Park, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand

Scotts Hill Lookout

The first stop for people walking into the Heaphy Track from the Karamea end is the Scotts Hill Lookout. A short detour off the Heaphy at the top of the first hill affords a spectacular view north along the West Coast, down to Scotts Beach and beyond to the region of the Heaphy Hut. From here, you can see the terrain ahead for the rest of the walk to the Heaphy Hut, through the nikau palm groves and across sandy coves.

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Weather Forecast for Scotts Hill Lookout

Forecast for Scotts Hill Lookout  Precip. Temp. Wind Speed
19.08.2017 07–12 Partly cloudy 0 mm 7 °C Light breeze from East-northeast 3 m/s
12–18 Cloudy 0 mm 14 °C Light air from Southwest 1 m/s
18–24 Cloudy 0 mm 11 °C Light breeze from South-southeast 2 m/s
20.08.2017 00–06 Light rain <1 mm 8 °C Light air from East-northeast 2 m/s
06–12 Cloudy 0 mm 9 °C Light breeze from East 3 m/s
12–18 Partly cloudy 0 mm 13 °C Light breeze from South-southwest 2 m/s
18–24 Fair 0 mm 11 °C Light air from East-northeast 2 m/s
21.08.2017 00–06 Clear sky 0 mm 6 °C Light breeze from East 3 m/s
06–12 Fair 0 mm 5 °C Light breeze from East-northeast 2 m/s
12–18 Light rain showers <1 mm 11 °C Light breeze from West 2 m/s
18–24 Fair 0 mm 8 °C Light breeze from North 2 m/s
Weather forecast from yr.no, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK.

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