Full Day Walk - Famous Routeburn Track

Full Day Walk - Famous Routeburn Track from Guided Nature Walks

By: Guided Nature Walks  20-Apr-2009
Keywords: Hiking, Guides, Bird

This full day walk in the ancient beech forest of the Mount Aspiring National Park starts with a scenic drive to the northern end of Lake Wakatipu and into the Routeburn Valley.  The high snow capped mountains provide a magnificent backdrop for the walk up this beautiful river valley.

DURATION: 9 hours (approx)

WALKING TIME: 3 to 5 hours (optional)

WALKING DISTANCE: 16kms (easy)

TRACK: Well formed easy walking track (8km each way)


PICKUP: from all Queenstown accommodations

HIGHLIGHTS: Spectacular snow-capped mountain and lake views, a variety of bird life, beautiful natural ancient native beech forest - mosses, lichens & ferns - waterfalls and river gorge.

Keywords: Bird, Bush Walking, Guides, Hiking, Hiking Tours, Nature Photography, Trekking, Walking Tours

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