Mount / Mt Robert Circuit Route

Mount / Mt Robert Circuit Route

Lake Rotoiti

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28 Rankers Reviews

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416 Walking

13 St Arnaud

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Jetty at Lake Rotoiti
Nelson Lakes National Park in the winter
Lake Rotoiti from the Walk

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Time: 5 hr return

Located in Nelson Lakes National Park, Mt Robert rises steeply from the still waters of Lake Rotoiti.

The 5 hour day walk is a loop track which offers incredible views, and passes by a number of cute little huts and shelters. The track is narrow and overgrown in places with snow/ice in winter/spring.

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South IslandNelson RegionSt Arnaud

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Bryce Kehoe

New Zealand

Ranking: 7/10

The walk was challenging and mostly bare. Sunscreen is necessary on this walk. The view from the Summit was great but the lack of plant scenery on the way up/down was disappointing.

Reviewed over 1 year ago and experienced in March 2017

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Tom Koppe

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

Very nice walk with changing scenery. First is steep, nice challenge. After it is more relaxed walking. Was way shorter than written. Did 9km in 3 hours instead of 5 hours.

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in January 2017

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Henna

Finland

Ranking: 8/10

Nice three hour walk, first hour is steep climbing and after it was quite easy walking. Good views to the lake and mountains!

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in January 2017

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Michiel Tromp

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

Three hour walk with great views in all directions! Excellent paths, good signposting.

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in December 2016

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Anita Dyksterhuis

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

Good road access. Track marked clearly. Nice views! Just over three hours.

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in December 2016

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Karine Dransart

France

Ranking: 6/10

Nice loop with views of the Lake Rotoiti. The walk is nice through the bush and over the top but not as nice when walking through rocks.

Reviewed about 2 years ago and experienced in October 2016

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Jamosch Dooffler

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Amazing and absolutely stunning nature and tracks. So far my favourite place in New Zealand!

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in November 2016

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Steve Smith

United States

Ranking: 9/10

The Mt Robert Loop was a wonderful hike above Nelson Lakes. Much of the hike is above the bush line with expansive views.

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Jari Kahelin

Finland

Ranking: 9/10

Nice views and good walkways, little bit hard to walk up.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Jenna Kuittinen

Finland

Ranking: 9/10

Nice views to Lake Rotoiti, good walkways.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Helen Hazelwood

England

Ranking: 9/10

Not too tough a walk. Incredible views over the lake.

Reviewed about 3 years ago and experienced in March 2016

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Anna

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Great walk to the top of the mountain with a beautiful view over the Lake Rotoiti.

Reviewed about 3 years ago and experienced in January 2016

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Max

Germany

Ranking: 7/10

It is a good walk for a day trip to the Nelson Lakes. Gives you a very nice view of the lake.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Nick Morrison

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