Arnst River

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Arnst River
Country New Zealand
Basin
Main source about 1,700 m (5,600 ft)
41°53′46.12″S 172°50′49.81″E / 41.8961444°S 172.8471694°E / -41.8961444; 172.8471694
River mouth Confluence with Travers River
about 680 m (2,230 ft)
41°56′2.7″S 172°48′34.32″E / 41.934083°S 172.8095333°E / -41.934083; 172.8095333Coordinates: 41°56′2.7″S 172°48′34.32″E / 41.934083°S 172.8095333°E / -41.934083; 172.8095333

The Arnst River in New Zealand is a tributary of the Travers River, which itself flows into Lake Rotoiti, in Nelson Lakes National Park.

The park is at the northern end of the South Island of New Zealand. The Arnst River is named after the champion rower Jacob Diedrich Arnst, known as Richard Arnst or Dick Arnst.