Boulder Lake, Kahurangi National Park
Image: Crystal Brindle | ©


The route links the Aorere and Cobb valleys in Golden Bay. It is unmarked and suitable for trampers with a high degree of fitness and off-track experience.

Walking and tramping

5-7 days Expert: Route

Dog access

No dogs

Your safety is your responsibility

Take the right gear to keep yourself safe on your tramp

Tell someone your plans using the Outdoors Intentions form including when to raise the alarm if you haven't returned.

Follow the Land Safety Code.


Whakatū / Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
79 Trafalgar Street
Nelson 7010
Postal Address:   Private Bag 5
Nelson 7042
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