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
17.07.2019 09–12 Heavy rain 9 mm 10 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 5 m/s
12–18 Heavy rain 15 mm 8 °C Moderate breeze from West-southwest 6 m/s
18–24 Rain showers 4 mm 8 °C Moderate breeze from Southwest 6 m/s
18.07.2019 00–06 Rain showers 1 mm 8 °C Light breeze from Southwest 3 m/s
06–12 Light rain showers <1 mm 8 °C Light breeze from West-southwest 2 m/s
12–18 Rain 2 mm 11 °C Light breeze from North-northwest 3 m/s
18–24 Heavy rain 7 mm 11 °C Gentle breeze from North 4 m/s
19.07.2019 00–06 Heavy rain 8 mm 11 °C Light breeze from North-northeast 3 m/s
06–12 Rain 2 mm 11 °C Light breeze from East-northeast 2 m/s
12–18 Heavy rain 5 mm 12 °C Light air from North 1 m/s
18–24 Rain showers 2 mm 10 °C Light air from North-northwest 1 m/s
Weather forecast from yr.no, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK.

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