Scott Creek Track
PHOTO: Geoff Harris DOC 

Introduction

This route is for experienced trampers. It is irregularly marked, steep and in parts obscure and washed out.

Track overview

Return via same track

Walking and tramping

5-7 hr return Advanced: Tramping track

Dog access

No dogs

About this track

Description

Scott Creek Track.
Scott Creek Track

Follow this irregularly marked track through beech forest up to a basin. In some places, you must follow the creek bed. 

Getting there

The track is signposted near the Scott Creek bridge north of Glenorchy, along the Routeburn Road.

Know before you go

Warning: This track is irregularly marked, steep and in parts obscure and washed out. It requires river crossings, which can be dangerous during high rainfall. You can be bluffed out at the saddle in poor visibility.

Not recommended for children, route finding skills essential.

Please note that Scott Creek hut has been removed.

Contacts

Whakatipu-wai-Māori / Queenstown Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 442 7935
Address:   50 Stanley Street
Queenstown
9300
Email:   queenstownvc@doc.govt.nz
Full office details
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