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Canavan Knob, West Coast

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Canavan KnobBeginner

Submitted by Saskia Wohlgemuth

Info Info

Trail Information

6.20km

70m

70m

 

West Coast

Franz Josef Glacier

Urban fringe

Out and Back

Undulating, small hills only

Native bush
Riverside

Beginner

1:00 (Slow)
0:45 (Moderate)
0:30 (Fast)

-8.1%

+5.0%

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Description

Start from Franz Josef Village and head south towards Fox Glacier, there's a separate pedestrian section to cross the Waiho River Bridge. Directly after turn sharp right onto a stop bank. Halfway along the stop bank follow the track marker pegs off the stop bank, across a creek and onto the next section of stop bank. At the end you of the stop bank you see a sign for Canavans Knob walk (1.6km - 40 min return) . Follow the pleasant wide trail winding its way up around the knob to a view point with pretty mountain scenery. Back down and back to the village the same way.


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Make Up of Run

Easy Single Track: 50%

Gravel Road: 50%


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  • Access

    Start anywhere in Franz Josef Village.

    Start straight from the town centre, your accommodation.

    0 km

    1 minutes

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  • Staying Safe

    Easy.

    Patchy.

    Windproof jacket, Cellphone, Map.

    Take your own

    Heavy rain could wash out bridge, slips on West Coast roads to access the village.

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