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A Steep Climb that has great views.

Please keep in mind that it is a very steep climb so if you aren't fit then go slow and take your... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sydney, Australia
Beautiful night view

Auckland City is quiet during winter but it’s beautiful. There are only a few restaurants open... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Please keep in mind that it is a very steep climb so if you aren't fit then go slow and take your time. If you keep yourself reasonably fit then you will get to the top in about 15 minutes and the view from the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Auckland City is quiet during winter but it’s beautiful. There are only a few restaurants open during the evening and aren’t that many restaurants to choose from. Because people don’t go to NZ for it’s nightlife.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the perfect walk to do on a nice day. It's a bit steep in parts but there are benches along the way and great places to stop during the climb to look at the view. The view from the top is amazing and...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Great walk with wonderful views and a place to have a picnic. Can see the mountains with snow on them and walk is steep but only 20mins ish. Take water

Thank BexMay_12
Reviewed 9 August 2018

In about 20 minutes or less you have a spectacular 360 view of Nelson. It is a lovely walk winding up the hill. Fairly easy walk.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My partner and I did this on a beautiful Sunny Sunday Afternoon, wide walking paths so no worries passing others. Definitely gets the heart rate up but is very well worth it when you get to see the views from the top!

Thank SiobhanMcGibbon
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely bush walk takes you to a lookout at the center of New Zealand. It’s a zig zag path and is pretty steep, but it a wide path and easy to navigate. It’s worth the slow plod for those not so fit for the...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Awesome free activity, a 20 minutes uphil walk gives you stunning views of all of nelson a bit of a puff to get up there but amazing once you are there

Thank JennaR870
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Well worth the views to get to the top. A wonderful vista awaits, looking over Nelson and it's Harbour, and back towards Richmond and the Tasman Ranges.

Thank NZKIWI48
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Visited on Thursday 17th May. Wasn't expecting such a steep short climb to the top. Well worth the effort for amazing views around Nelson.

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Response from DaveBAmersham | Reviewed this property |
I walked from the centre of town along the riverbank to the start of the hill to The Centre of New Zealand. Did not see a car park nearer the hill. It is a pleasant walk from town taking about 40 minutes. It took a further... More