View from Bonnie Jean Hut
Image: Stu Hardie | DOC



Scheelite mining history, open tussock country and grand views await on these tracks - with the option of staying overnight in the basic Heather Jock Hut.

Walking and tramping

2 - 3 hr one way | 3 - 4 hr 30 min one way Intermediate: Great Walk/Easier tramping track
Advanced: Tramping track

Mountain biking

Intermediate: Grade 3

Other activities

  • Horse riding

Stay safe in the outdoors

  1. Choose the right trip for you. Learn about the route and make sure you have the skills for it.
  2. Understand the weather. Check weather forecasts
  3. Pack warm clothes and extra food. Check gear lists
  4. Share your plans and take ways to get help. Share directly or use the Outdoor Intentions form or Plan My Walk. Take a distress beacon. 
  5. Take care of yourself and each other.


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