Directions to access points for the tracks.

The Caples and Greenstone tracks start from the car-park at the end of Greenstone Road, 86 kmfrom Queenstown, via Glenorchy.

Alternatively, they can be started from Howden Hut on the Routeburn Track, which is one hour's walk from the Divide, 80 km from Te Anau on the road to Milford Sound.

In summer, both ends of the tracks are serviced daily by various transport companies. Contact the operators for schedules.


Topographical map references are NZTopo50 - sheets CB9 Hollyford, CB10 Glenorchy and CC9 North Mavora Lake.

Transport operators

View DOC-approved businesses that provide transport options in the conservation area. 

Destination Queenstown also has information about transport providers. 

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