Best trails in Queenstown-Lakes

place New Zealand

What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Queenstown-Lakes, New Zealand. The Gillespie Pass Circuit is the most popular trail. The trails have 26 user reviews with great photos and information. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy, medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Lake Alta Track and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Outlet Track. The longest trail is the Rees - Dart Track at 61 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Cameron Lookout Walk at 1 km. Get off line access to Restaurant, Peak, Shelter, and Water locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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