Best trails in Nelson City

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What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Nelson City, New Zealand. The Jenkins Hill OHV Track is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy, medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Dun Mountain Trail and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Nelson Airport Perimeter Walkway. The longest trail is the Dun Mountain Trail at 36 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Botanical Hill Loop at 2 km. Get off line access to Pub, Peak, Shop, and Restaurant locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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