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Bob's Cove is on the Glenorchy road just out of Queenstown, and is a superb little walk in the beech forest and along the waters edge. We had a lovely fine late afternoon where the water was very still and the reflections across the lake...More
If you are die-hard LotR fans, be sure to visit Twelve Mile Delta campsite, as you can discover the Ithilien Camp battle scene as well as the exact point when the rabbit-cooking techniques were debated.
We were here as part of the Nomad LotR tour, and it was really great to see the areas where Ithilien was filmed - they were very recognizable. However, even aside from that, it was definitely worth a visit. There's a beautiful river, and I...More
Ok there are a few steep sections of this trail, but "taking it easy" and resting as needed should make it possible for nearly everyone to DO IT. After a long, scenic drive to get here from Queenstown, it's great to escape the car and...More
Drove onto Bob's Cove and walked from the car park and did the loop. It is a shorter walk and you get to see the headland, kiln and the great view. This is a beautiful walk with beautifully clear water to swim in.
What a great hike. Easy and with great views. The 20 minute “picnic loop” after the pier gets you up top for the stunning views of the sound and the rest of the lake. It is uphill at that point but only for about 10...More
Bob's Cove was a highlight from our holiday. The hike isnt very long, approximately 30-40mins round trip. Only the last part is an incline, we managed to do it with a 12kg child on our backs. Would highly recommend the walk.