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
22.04.2021 23–24 Cloudy <1 mm 12 °C Light breeze from Northeast 2 m/s
23.04.2021 00–06 Cloudy <1 mm 12 °C Light breeze from Northeast 3 m/s
06–12 Rain 1 mm 14 °C Gentle breeze from North-northeast 4 m/s
12–18 Heavy rain 6 mm 16 °C Gentle breeze from North 5 m/s
18–24 Rain 2 mm 14 °C Gentle breeze from Northwest 3 m/s
24.04.2021 00–06 Rain showers 2 mm 13 °C Light air from South 2 m/s
06–12 Rain showers 1 mm 13 °C Light air from Southwest 1 m/s
12–18 Rain showers 1 mm 14 °C Light breeze from Southwest 2 m/s
18–24 Light rain showers <1 mm 13 °C Gentle breeze from South-southwest 5 m/s
Weather forecast from yr.no, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK.

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