Earnscleugh Tailings Track
Image: Tonia Kraakman | Creative Commons



The tailings on this walk are nationally significant as the only complete record of dredging activity from 1863 to 1963. They're an awe inspiring sight, hundreds of metres wide like a giant’s ploughed field.

Walking and tramping

30 min or 2 - 3 hr Easy: Walking track

Dog access


Wānaka Tititea/Mount Aspiring National Park Visitor Centre
Phone +64 3 443 7660
Email wanakavc@doc.govt.nz
Address 1 Ballantyne Road
Wānaka 9305
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