Lake Peel Walk

Lake Peel Walk

Kahurangi National Park


3 Rankers Reviews

3 Face-to-Face

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Time: 5 hrs Return. Distance 9km.

Starting from near the Cobb Lake road-end, climb steadily up to Lake Peel ridge before sidling around this stunning alpine lake.


Feature Value Info


DOC Nelson/Tasman

Central government organisation


South IslandNelson RegionGolden Bay


  • Walking
  • Free


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Kim and Leon


Ranking: 8/10

First part of the track is a bit exhausting but when you are at the top of the mountain you will have a great view of the Cobb Valley. Beautiful lake but very cold water!

Reviewed almost 6 years ago and experienced in January 2016

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Melissa Loose


Ranking: 8/10

Rain, rain, rain but a beautiful walk. Gorgeous view from the ridge and lovely little lake tucked between the mountains.

Reviewed about 6 years ago and experienced in February 2016

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Virgil Anabel


Ranking: 9/10

Good track of five hours. You get at the top, beautiful view of the ridge (lakes, trout in lakes).

Reviewed almost 10 years ago and experienced in March 2012

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Thanks to all the good people working for the NZ Department of Conservation - for all your hard work - making NZ more beautiful, accessable and healthy! Cheers 😍

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