Lake Alta and Wakatipu Basin
Image: Chiharu Kitai | DOC



Climb to the picturesque glacial Lake Alta. In winter the route to the lake is through an operational ski field. It is not marked and covered by deep snow.

2.4 km return via same track

Walking and tramping

1 hr 30 min Advanced: Tramping track

Dog access


Whakatipu-wai-Māori/Queenstown Visitor Centre
Phone +64 3 442 7935
Address 50 Stanley Street
Queenstown 9300
Hours See visitor centre hours
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