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Tirohanga Track

Newgate Street, Picton, New Zealand
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A Good Track but In Need of Maintainance

Iz and I stayed at the Top 10 Holiday Park and strolled up this track to catch a view of... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
dik-bardon
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Worksop, United Kingdom
Great walk

What a great walk. Took about an hour+ to get to the trig point, and it was all uphill coming from... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2017
Salcheltenham
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
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Newgate Street, Picton, New Zealand
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Iz and I stayed at the Top 10 Holiday Park and strolled up this track to catch a view of Picton. Strolled is not really the term to use. At times the track was treacherous due to greasy slippery clay-like mud underfoot threatening to pitch...More

Thank dik-bardon
Reviewed May 13, 2017

What a great walk. Took about an hour+ to get to the trig point, and it was all uphill coming from Newgate Street ( near the Top Ten park entrance). It is really worth doing this walk as at the top there are incredible views...More

1  Thank Salcheltenham
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

As the track guide says, be prepared for an incline right from the get go. However there's a bunch of strategically placed seats along the way, so you can rest if needed. And the view from the top is definitely worth it. My partner and...More

Thank Amy R
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Took my fat bum about 50 mins with a 35lbs 3yo on my back. Several spots with good views, and then you'll know you're there at the top when the great view is all there in front of you!

Thank djustinfowler
Reviewed December 15, 2016

I went up from Newgate Street (a bit of a trek from town). It's a very manageable walk - quite a lot of steps but the views are very nice on a clear day. The way down to Garden Terrace is more of a slope...More

Thank HeatherL018
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This track is suitable to most fitness levels. I started and exited from Newgate Street. Stunning view at the top! Little over half an hour one way for me to do. However, DO NOT attempt after heavy downpour or when the track is damp. Coming...More

Thank Dean018
Reviewed May 9, 2016

This hike was good to run up for some good exercise. I recommend it--especially on a clear day when you can look down on Picton.

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed May 7, 2016

My wife and I are locals. We still enjoy the climb and the view. Even Bellbirds singing, and perching only 2 or 3 metres from us.

Thank RobertJP726
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

This is a great walk up through bush and opening up to wonderful views over Picton and out to Waikawa. We started our walk in Newgate St and came back the same way. Took us about 40 mins up and 25-30 mins back down ....More

Thank tresag7201
Reviewed March 30, 2016

The trail leads to some awesome views of the harbor but be prepared, it is quite a hike to the top. We did the trail on a misty day so the trail was wet and a bit precarious at times but still an enjoyable hike.

Thank Jacquie F
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