New Zealand’s most scenic
Feb 10 2024
The scenic Buller Gorge Marathon course commences at Hawks Crag and heads up the gorge to a turning point near Berlin’s, then back down the scenic, undulating Buller Gorge Highway to a finish at Victoria Square, Westport.
FULL MARATHON START
Full Marathon and Relay Team entrants start at Hawks Crag, and head up the gorge to a turning point 7km away.
Just past Berlin’s, it’s time to turn around and follow the Buller River all the way to Westport.
You’ll now pass through Hawks Crag, a prominent landmark in the lower Buller Gorge.
HALF MARATHON START
The Half Marathon is a one-way run starting near the Ohikaiti River Bridge, winding back down towards Westport.
BULLER ADVENTURE TOURS CLIMB
The largest climb on course is a mere 35m elevation.
The sound of the bagpipes spurring you on, the home stretch!
You’ve made it!.
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