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Tobins Track

Ford Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand
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Worth the effort

I have been wanting to bike up this track for years now after an attempt which proved my unfitness... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Duncan P
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The view is worth it

Not the easiest walk but we were here in the region on an eating trip so this seemed like a good... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
sophie c
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Ford Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been wanting to bike up this track for years now after an attempt which proved my unfitness and only got half way up. Fixed that - got an e-bike (thank you Arrowtown bikes - just down from the police station). Still a bit...More

Thank Duncan P
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Not the easiest walk but we were here in the region on an eating trip so this seemed like a good idea before we went out for lunch. The views are wonderful.

Thank sophie c
Reviewed 24 November 2017

This is well worth the not inconsiderable effort to get to the top, there are two ways up, take the vehicle track closest to Arrowtown as it both easier and safer. This can be done as a there and back or as a loop that...More

Thank TheHighlander2015
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Really good track. Very steep good slow ride - walk uphill. Bloody awesome downhill on the bike. Very fast love it!!!

Thank MrKimbo
Reviewed 1 September 2017

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
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