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Tobins Track

Ford Street, Arrowtown, New Zealand
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Up, up and up! Take shoes with tread and leave plenty of time to get back down before it's dark!

At the moment the track up is rather muddy- there has been quite a few pine trees that have been... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah H
Nice walk

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

Reviewed 16 April 2018
664jungmina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Sarah H
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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.

Thank 664jungmina
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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

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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

Thank Duncan P
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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
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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
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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 Kim B
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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 !!!

Thank Tania N
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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

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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

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