Animals present are red deer and chamois in low to moderate numbers.
This block takes in the western faces of Mt Alta and the Bent Burn, which are covered in steep beech/tawhai forest, scrub and tussock.
This block is balloted for the roar period duirng the months of March and April.
Take the Wānaka Mount Aspiring Road from Wānaka and turn right onto West Wānaka Road, about 5 km beyond Glendhu Bay. Beyond West Wanaka Station, there is 4WD access with permission from the landholder.
James Cochrane, West Wānaka Station, ph +64 3 443 7144.
NZTopo50 series: CA11, CA12
Dogs are allowed in this block with a hunting permit. If accessing the block over private land, you must have landholder permission to take your dog.
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