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West Coast Wilderness Trail Official Opening – Hokitika to Ross

October 24, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

It’s just a few days now until the final frontier of the West Coast Wilderness Trail is Officially Opened alongside the Ross 150th Celebrations.

The Official Opening-Hokitika to Ross

Come and join in the celebrations for the opening of the final section of the West Coast Wilderness Trail. Presenting at the opening will be; Members of Parliament Kevin Hague (Green Party) and Damien O’Connor (Labour Party), Development West Coast Chair John Sturgeon, NZ Cycle Trail Board Member Nikki Douglas, West Coast Wilderness Trail Chair Francois Tumahai, Mayors Mike Havill (Westland DC) and Tony Kokshoorn (Grey DC), and the potential for Tourism West Coast CEO Jim Little, if flights allow.

Timetable for Saturday 24th October

10:00am Assembly outside Hokitika I-site, 36 Weld Street
10:15am Ride to Ross from Hoki Commences
11:00am Ride to Ross from Mahinapua Track/SH6 Commences (Conservatively and Approximately)
11:45am Ride to Ross from Paiere Road, Ruatapu Commences (Conservatively and Approximately)
12:45pm Rolling Delegation arrives in Ross (Conservatively and Approximately)
1pm Official Opening Commences
2pm Official Opening Ceases


October 24, 2015
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:


West Coast Wilderness Trail


Assemble at Hokitika i-Site
36 Weld Street, Hokitika New Zealand + Google Map