The track zigzags up through pittosporum shrubland to a Lake Dispute - a high country lake that is a popular fishing spot – brown, brook and splake trout can all be caught here.
At the southern end of the lake, there is link to the Mt Crichton Loop Track - allow 40 minutes. Cross the weir, follow the lake shore to the fence line, and then up to the ridge.
The track continues along the lake and connects with the Lake Dispute to Moke Lake Track.
The steep single track from the Glenorchy Road to Lake Dispute is classed as Advanced. Beyond, the track is classed as Intermediate.
The track is signposted on the Glenorchy-Queenstown Road, 10.5 km south of Queenstown.
Auckland, Northland and parts of the Waikato are at Level 3. DOC huts and campsites are closed in these regions. The rest of New Zealand is at Level 2.