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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the steepest road in the world. For the younger and fitter persons it would be a challenging run.

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walked up Baldwin Street today!! Liked the mural and drinking fountain at the top of the street. We actually saw 2 Kereru and Tui while walking up to the top of the Street. Some people had brought Jaffas to roll down the hill. Some...More

Thank Rayanne72
Reviewed 4 days ago

You need to use all your strength to get up this street. Steep steep,steep.If you can make it. To the top you are rewarded with a great view

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Pretty steep to walk up, would recommend driving if you arent keen on big hills, but its still worth it to go up and see how steep it really is from the top

Thank Darbealli
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's one of those things you just have to do to say you've done it! We had a great weather day to hike up this steep street! Great view at the top of the surrounding area. A must do to say you've done it!

Thank Tanya H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really good challenge if you have been sitting in the car your whole trip. Lots of people taking on the stairs and a few driving to the top. Check to see if the Jaffa race is on when you are in Dunedin (july) it...More

Thank Monica C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cool place to take pictures. Uphill Running contest, leaning pictures and laughing of the ones trying to drive up the street is fun. Park on North Road and walk up the street.

Thank Kristoffer H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard a lot about this from a friend. Chickened out to walk up the hill so we drove. Really is the steepest street in the world. Makes the streets in San Francisco seem not so bad. Would love to see the Jaffa race!

Thank newnztraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove to the bottom of the hill and climbed to the stop. Views are good and it's a fun activity to fill an hour. There is a shop at the bottom where you can get a certificate or mug to say you've climbed the...More

Thank 141jaydeeelle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The novelty of seeing the steepest street was pretty sweet. Good photo op. Some pretty creative ways to show the 1:2.6 gradient.

Thank Leonie Y
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