Queenstown Hill Attraction

Queenstown Hill, Otago, New Zealand

Time: 3 hr return Start/Finish: Belfast St

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  • 2017-11-10 20:57:56+00:00
A nice view of Queenstown lake and surrounding mountains in less than 3h. 徒步不到三小时,一览Queenstown 的湖畔与周边的山丘。
  • seethesouthisland.com
  • 2017-08-04 00:00:00+00:00
Bad mountain range based puns aside, the view from the top of Queenstown Hill is pretty amazing. There are several little hills you can climb — it’s quite a big area and there didn’t seem to be one main viewpoint. The Queenstown Hill hike is renowned for having some of the best views of Lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables, and it definitely lives up to the hype. Hiking to the summit requires a bit of effort but most people should be able to handle it. It took me just over two hours (including quite a long detour), so it won’t put too much of a dent in your day.
  • myfatpocket.com
  • 2015-12-01 00:00:00+00:00
The hike up Queenstown Hill is a rather steep and physically demanding one, which could leave you feeling breathless, but all you have to do is bite the bullet and you’ll be handsomely rewarded with glorious, breathtaking views of Queenstown and Lake Wakatipu right at the top. I highly recommend this hike as Queenstown Hill is located right in the heart of the city and it takes all but 2-3 hours to complete the hike.

Ben Lomond Track Attraction

Ben Lomond, Otago 9371, New Zealand

Return via same track Walking and tramping 3-4 hr to Ben Lomond Saddle, 6-8 hr to Ben Lomond Summit Easy: Walking track

  • polishgirlnz.com
  • 2017-03-24 00:00:00+00:00
The track is well marked till the Ben Lomond Saddle. After that orange poles disappear. You just make your way to the top. Ben Lomond Track goes through the forest than passing Skyline Gondola upper station the view opens and there is nothing more than little shrubs and tussocks.
  • wetraveltolive.com
  • 2016-11-15 00:00:00+00:00
In the end the hike up to the summit looked worse from below than it actually was, and the extra hour turned out to be more than worth it. The 360 degree views from the summit were pretty great.

Moke Lake Loop Track Attraction

Moke Lake, Otago 9371, New Zealand

Return via same track Walking and tramping 2 - 3 hr Easy: Walking track Mountain biking Intermediate: Grade 3

  • cheskiesgaplife.com
  • 2017-02-12 00:00:00+00:00
Moke Lake is surrounded by mountains and you get great views regardless of where by the water you choose to rest. It’s safe for swimming and after a few minutes in the hot sun I very much cursed myself for not bringing my bikini! If water activities are your thing it’s a great place to SUP or kayak, just watch out for duckling swimming amongst the reeds.

Bob’s Cove Track & Nature Walk Attraction

Glenorchy–Queenstown Road, 14 km from Queenstown.

Walking and tramping 20 min one way Easy: Walking track Mountain biking 10 min one way Easy: Grade 2

  • seethesouthisland.com
  • 2017-09-04 00:00:00+00:00
There are lots of hikes in the Queenstown area, most of which feature mountain views as their biggest hook. Bob’s cove is different. This lush green landscape features several stunning lake beaches, paths lined with native forest and a couple of atmospheric ruins. Oh, there are also some incredible mountain views — this is Queenstown after all!

Lake Alta Track Attraction

Lake Alta, Otago 9371, New Zealand

Return via same track Walking and tramping 1 hr 30 min Advanced: Tramping track

  • goinferalonedayatatime.blogspot.com
  • 2015-01-08 00:00:00+00:00
The Lake Alta Track starts at the Remarkables Ski Field near Queenstown, New Zealand. I walked around 6 kilometres including my aimless wondering around the lake. I used a brochure ‘Wakatipu Walks’ that I picked up from the DOC office in Queenstown and that, along with my GPS maps was enough for this well marked route. I’d rate this walk as easy, although there is a bit of climbing involved. The walk is in an alpine area so come prepared for dodgy weather.