Kokatahi River

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Kokatahi River
Country New Zealand
Main source Southern Alps
River mouth Hokitika River
Physical characteristics
Length 31 kilometres (19 mi)

The Kokatahi River is a river of the West Coast Region of New Zealand's South Island. A major tributary of the Hokitika River, it flows northwest from its origins on the northern slopes of Mount Ambrose, reaching the Hokitika River 12 kilometres from the latter's mouth at Hokitika. The two rivers between them share one of the West Coast's larger floodplains.

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

Coordinates: 42°50′S 171°01′E / 42.833°S 171.017°E / -42.833; 171.017