Author(s): Peter Dymock
With a dry, sunny and reliable climate, a dramatic landscape and widespread evidence remaining of a romantic goldrush past, Central Otago and Queenstown are the outdoor capitals of New Zealand. This user-friendly guide is designed to encourage visitors and locals alike to explore the unrivalled walking opportunities the region offers. Each entry contains information on access, track conditions and points of interest. These details are accompanied by descriptions of the geography and climate, fascinating notes on the history, and handy maps. Whether you're strolling around Lake Wanaka, ascending Roys Peak, taking a casual walk around the outskirts of Queenstown or exploring the majestic beauty of the Remarkables, this is the guide to have with you.