Longest New Zealand Caves

Rank Cave Area Surveyed
Length
(metres)
Unsurveyed
Length
(metres)
Total
Length
(metres)
1 Bulmer Cavern Mt Owen 67233 67233
2 Nettlebed/Stormy Pot system Mt Arthur 38252 38252
3 Ellis Basin System Mt Arthur 33400   33400
4 Greenlink System Takaka Hill 32005   32005
5 Megamania Buller 14800 14800
6 Honeycomb Hill Cave Oparara 13712   13712
7 Gardner's Gut Waitomo 12197   12197
8 Bohemia Mt Owen 11230   11230
9 Mangawhitikau System Waitomo 8054 350 8404
10 The Metro Charleston 8000   8000
11 Aurora Cave Te Anau 6400   6400
12 Waitomo Headwaters Waitomo 5618 730 6348
13 Mangaone Cave Gisborne 6300   6300
14 Moonsilver Cave Upper Takaka 5900   5900
15 Millars Waterfall Waitomo 5150   5150
16 Xanadu System Punakaiki 5010   5010
17 Fred Cave Waitomo 4760   4760
18 Thunderer Cave Puketiti 4726   4726
19 Stinkpot Cave Mahoenui 4548   4548
20 Windrift Mt Arthur 4410   4410
21 Kuratahi Cave Puketiti 3960 200 4160
22 Hollywood Cave Charleston 3966 70 4036
23 Te Reinga Cave Whakapunake 3834 80 3954
24 Blue Creek Cave Mt Owen 3405 500 3905
25 Ruakuri Cave Waitomo 3880   3880
26 Ecch Cave Piopio 3700   3700
27 Mangapu System Waitomo 3652   3652
28 Waipuna Cave Waitomo 3560   3560
29 Karamu Cave Hamilton 3535   3535
30 Wetneck Cave Paturau 3500   3500
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