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What a view

Climbed Tobins Track with my loaded touring bicycle enroute to Wanaka via the Crowne Range. It was... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Brisbane, Australia
Steep and worthwhile

My son and I had an hour or so to spend while someone went window shopping, and what started as a... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Reece B
The Pilbara, Australia
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Climbed Tobins Track with my loaded touring bicycle enroute to Wanaka via the Crowne Range. It was three days after an unseasonal snow flurry so the path was wet but firm. For any cyclists looking to tackle Tobins, it is 2 km of steep and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cliff1165
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

My son and I had an hour or so to spend while someone went window shopping, and what started as a short walk along the riverside track, turned into a hike up the hill and part of Tobin’s Track. We opt for the steep track...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

At the moment the track up is rather muddy- there has been quite a few pine trees that have been chopped down- people who are allergic to pines might find they have more hay fever symptoms...It took a bit longer than expected- 45 mins is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SarahH5114
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Nice to walk, ending was much better. We sat there quite long time without talk. View was so awesome.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 664jungmina
Reviewed 14 February 2018

If you are a casual walker and have time in Arrowtown this is a really rewarding walk. It is a fair climb through the trees from the river bridge but as you get higher the views start to open out, first of the streets of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank D_L740
Reviewed 8 January 2018 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

Date of experience: January 2018
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.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank sophiec3947
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

Date of experience: November 2017
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!!!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank kimbE8915NT
Reviewed 31 August 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 !!!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tania N
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