Snow River (New Zealand)

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Snow River
Country New Zealand
Physical characteristics
Main source Haupiri Range
1,360 metres (4,460 ft)
River mouth Slate River (New Zealand)
202 metres (663 ft)
Length 11 kilometres (6.8 mi)

The Snow River is a river in the Tasman Region of the South island of New Zealand. It rises at the western end of the Haupiri Range and flows northward before rounding the tip of Kill Devil Spur to join the Slate River.[1] The Slate River is a tributary of the Aorere River, the major river of the northwestern Tasman region.[2]


  1. ^ New Zealand 1:50000 Topographic Map Series sheet BP24 – Takaka
  2. ^ New Zealand 1:50000 Topographic Map Series sheet BN24 – Collingwood

Coordinates: 40°49′36″S 172°36′48″E / 40.82667°S 172.61333°E / -40.82667; 172.61333