Rocky Point Run

SUNDAY OCTOBER 27TH | KAWATIRI COASTAL TRAIL, WESTPORT

Calling all runners and walkers! Experience the beauty of the Kawatiri Coastal Trail’s Rocky Point Run. October 27th Plan your labour weekend getaway now!

25km
Run

The 25km course begins with a short run through PAMU farmland, (approximately 400-500m) over PAMU bridge where runners connect with the Okari section of the Kawatiri Coastal Trail. This section includes a gradual uphill climb through stunning native forest until they reach elevated farmland; offering panaramic views of the Paparoa Range and Tasman Sea. Competitors will follow the trail through  the Tauranga, Omau and Kawau sections of trail to the Carters Beach Reserve finish line.

12.5km
Run or Walk

Beginning at Tauranga Bay, competitors will follow the Kawatiri Coastal Trail around the bay and up towards William’s Gully, following the trail through the Omau and Kawau sections of trail. The trail offers an expansive coastal experience leading competitors to the Carters Beach Domain finish line.

5km
Run or Walk

Starting at the Buller Bridge carpark runners and walkers cross the Buller Bridge and enter onto the Kawatiri Coastal Trail. Competitors will then follow the trail through the Puwaha section of trail, until they reach Marine Parade and the Carters Beach Reserve where they will cross the finish line.