New Zealand’s most scenic
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.
Saturday February 11th 2023
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!.
All Entry Fees Non-Refundable after Official Closing Date
Early Bird Registration
40 years running!
The 2023 (2022 was cancelled due to Covid) Buller Gorge Marathon event will be our 40th anniversary commemorating the very first run through the gorge way back in 1983.