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
29.06.2017 20–24 Fair 0 mm 9 °C Light breeze from Northeast 2 m/s
30.06.2017 00–06 Partly cloudy 0 mm 8 °C Light breeze from East-northeast 3 m/s
06–12 Cloudy 0 mm 10 °C Gentle breeze from Northeast 4 m/s
12–18 Rain 1 mm 13 °C Gentle breeze from North-northeast 5 m/s
18–24 Heavy rain 6 mm 12 °C Gentle breeze from North 5 m/s
01.07.2017 00–06 Heavy rain 21 mm 12 °C Moderate breeze from Northeast 6 m/s
06–12 Heavy rain 20 mm 13 °C Moderate breeze from North-northeast 7 m/s
12–18 Light rain showers <1 mm 13 °C Moderate breeze from North-northeast 8 m/s
18–24 Light rain showers <1 mm 12 °C Light breeze from Northeast 3 m/s
Weather forecast from yr.no, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK.

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