Clarke River (Tasman)

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Clarke River
Mouth Baton River
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 14 kilometres (8.7 mi)
Source elevation 1,240 metres (4,070 ft)
Mouth elevation 170 metres (560 ft)
For other rivers with this name, see Clarke River.

The Tasman Region's Clarke River is one of three rivers by that name in the South Island of New Zealand. It rises in the Kahurangi National Park from the eastern flanks of Mt Sodom (1,565 metres (5,135 ft)) and Mt Gomorrah (1,592 metres (5,223 ft)) flowing southeast then northeast before joining the Baton River 10 kilometres northwest of the township of Tapawera.


Coordinates: 41°19′26″S 172°42′47″E / 41.32389°S 172.71306°E / -41.32389; 172.71306