Kohaihai River

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Kohaihai River
Kohaihai River at the end of Heaphy Track in Kahurangi National Park.jpg
Kohaihai River at the end of Heaphy Track
Country New Zealand
Physical characteristics
Main source Dommett Range
River mouth Karamea Bight
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Length 17 kilometres (11 mi)

The Kohaihai River is a river of the northwest of New Zealand's South Island. Flowing southwest and then west from the Dommett Range, the river's entire length is within the Kahurangi National Park. The river's mouth marks the south western end of the Heaphy Track and the northern terminus of the West Coast's road system. The nearest town is Karamea.

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"Place Name Detail: Kohaihai River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 12 July 2009. 

Coordinates: 41°07′S 172°06′E / 41.117°S 172.100°E / -41.117; 172.100

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