Hiking & Tramping in New Zealand - Mt Aspiring National Park & Around Queenstown (Chapter)
This is the Mt Aspiring National Park & Around Queenstown chapter from Lonely Planet's Hiking & Tramping in New Zealand guidebook.
Mt Aspiring National Park is a fitting end to New Zealand’s Southern Alps. It has wide valleys with secluded flats, more than 100 glaciers, and mountain ranges with peaks higher than 2700m.
- explore one of New Zealand’s best alpine crossings on the Routeburn Track
- enjoy moderate tramping and excellent fishing on the Greenstone Caples Track
- savour superb views and scenic beech-forested valleys on the Gillespie Pass Circuit
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Routeburn Track, Greenstone Caples Track, Mavora–Greenstone Walkway, Rees-Dart Track, Matukituki Valley Tracks, Gillespie Pass Circuit, Towns & Facilities: Queenstown, Glenorchy, Wanaka.