It sure is intimidatingly steep. Wouldn't like to live at the top without a car! Worth a quick check out.
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Baldwin Street is the steepest residential street in the world, and a must go spot in Dunedin. On the top of the street you may find a water fountain which offers nice relief after walking, or in the most awesome case running up the street....More
Loved that our coach driver stopped here, it was a great bit of exercise and was not as hard to walk up as we thought it might be. - Great views from the top. - Nice information boards/art at the top. - You can buy...More
The world’s steepest residential street, everyone who traveled to Dunedin would definitely make a stop and take a photo as it is a great place to create an optical illusion.
Supposedly the world's steepest street. And some very good exercise going up and down it. One of those things you've just got to do.
Who would have thought that a road would be so fun, the self inflicted race of sending 5/8/10 year olds up the road was fun to watch, there was no traffic while we were there Saturday morning made it safer than expected and the mural...More
This street is next to our regular Dunedin accommodation whenever we head South. It's fun to walk up and tick off the list, you'll just need to stop for a breather every now and then.
just make sure you are in 1st gear going up hill. Lovley little stalls at base of hill, also clean toilets. great view from the summit.