Lake Hayes Walkway
Mountain bike - Easy
2 - 3 hr return (walking)
Stroll, walk, run or cycle around a lake surrounded by spectacular mountains; also home to a healthy population of Australasian crested grebe.
Start/Finish: Lake Hayes Pavilion and show grounds on SH 6; Bendemeer Bay; North Lake Hayes picnic area; Arrowtown Rd and Rutherford Rd (off Speargrass Flat Rd).
Bird and wildlife watching
Mountain biking and cycling
This is a shared-use track. Follow the mountain bikers code: respect others, respect the rules, respect the track.
Other activities at Lake Hayes Walkway inlcude swimming, enjoying lookout and views, and having a picnic.
About the area
A variety of walks around Arrowtown take in historic sites and amazing scenery. Ensure you are prepared for the weather conditions.
Australasian crested grebe/kāmana
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