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Waterfall New Caledonia Kaori River Source
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This waterfall is right at the source of the Riviere des Kaoris, about an hour's walk along the trail that originates at the Baie du Carenage. The first 35 minutes of the way is an old mining road that runs along the river - then there is an obscure turn and the trail becomes overgrown and difficult to follow. The nice thing about wandering around in the bush in New Caledonia is that there are no snakes, ticks or leeches and the only thing you need to be careful of is not slipping and scratches from the sometimes sharp vegetation.

And yes, that's Frederique and I in this memory sphere.

To find out more about the Baie du Carinage and it's treks see the Cruising Guide to New Caledonia

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