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Tobins Track

Ford Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand
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Wow !!!!

This has to be a walk that is a must! the views are so worth the climb ! The walk back into... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tania N
Auckland, New Zealand
easy overview of Arrowtown and Lake Hayes area

A popular walking track from Arrowtown ascends a 4WD track on the eastern side of the valley... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Wellington, New Zealand
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Ford Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has to be a walk that is a must! the views are so worth the climb ! The walk back into Arrowtown is amazing !!!

Thank Tania N
Reviewed 6 August 2017

A popular walking track from Arrowtown ascends a 4WD track on the eastern side of the valley eventually up to a plateau of farmland. Great views on the way up and at the top. When I went it was mid-winter so rather icy, and too...More

Thank wellyontour
Reviewed 4 July 2017

A great easy walk up this track. There is a steep short cut down from the top but when I was there, this didn't look easy at all so I took the main route back down. I walked up on a day when there was...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 30 June 2017

You either need either a moderate fitness level for this hill or be willing to stop and smell the roses occasionally. Luckily there are plenty of places to stop and admire the view. Allow an hour return from the bridge at the bottom. When you...More

Thank Christina D
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Its UP UP UP! That view at the top.... just wow. The whole basin opens up in front of you. The trail starts near to the centre of town and takes you up and away. Its just stunning, even when you stop for a breather......More

Thank DougieQT
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Popular walk (30 mins uphill), giving great views over Arrowtown. Technically a 4WD track so watch out for vehicles and bikes.

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Tobin's track is a short hike 1 hour return. It's about 3km. It's uphill almost immediately (get your heart pumping) until you come to see 2 chairs and Arrowtown is in view. I think most tracks in NZ is lack of signage. We had to...More

1  Thank Redglue
Reviewed 21 April 2017

great walk. It would be good if there were some more information about the distance of the walk and the route.

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 27 February 2017

A walking, or biking, track which began life as an access to Wanaka built by Thomas Tobin it is a steady climb from along the Arrow River just outside Arrowtown centre. Reasonable fitness is all you need, plenty of trees to hug and the occasional...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Although the locals may walk it in an hour, there and back, we took our time and climbed to the top in 45+ minutes. Our guide map told us there was a steep downhill "sheep" trail behind the bench at the top of the hill....More

1  Thank 7didi7
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