The Glenorchy area is home to over 19 different day walks, as well as 4 popular multi-day walks: the Routeburn Track, Greenstone Track, Caples Track and Rees-Dart Track. Winding it's way along the shores of Lake Wakatipu and hugging the base of the Richardson Mountains, the 45-minute drive from Queenstown to Glenorchy is one of the most scenic drives in the world.
Glenorchy is just 30 minutes from Mt. Aspiring National Park and makes an ideal base for exploring the best of the area while being surrounded by the natural beauty of the Southern Alps.
For a short description of all the day walks in the area, download a glenorchy map and walking guide.
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