Fork Stream

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Fork Stream
Origin Gamack Range
Mouth Tekapo River
Basin countries New Zealand

The Fork Stream is a river in the Canterbury Region of New Zealand. It arises in the Gamack Range and flows south-east into the Tekapo River, which exits at Lake Benmore and eventually via the Waitaki River into the Pacific Ocean. Fraser Stream is a tributary.[1][2] A high proportion of the stream's flow comes from snow melt.[3]

There are trout in the stream.[4]


  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004). Reed New Zealand Atlas. Reed Books. pp. map 77. ISBN 0-7900-0952-8. 
  2. ^ Discover New Zealand:A Wises Guide (9th ed.). 1994. p. 377. 
  3. ^ "The natural and physical resources and communities of Waitaki catchment". Waitaki Catchment Water Allocation Regional Plan. Ministry for the Environment. 2005. Retrieved 24 July 2009. 
  4. ^ "Tekapo Troutfishing". Retrieved 24 July 2009. 

Coordinates: 44°00′16″S 170°24′54″E / 44.00444°S 170.41500°E / -44.00444; 170.41500