Mount Iron Walk

One of Wanaka's most popular short walks which provides spectacular 360 degree panoramic views.

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Mount Iron is an impressive, glacier-carved, 240-metre rocky knoll (a roche moutonnnee). From its summit a great panorama unfolds: Lakes Wanaka and Hawea, the Cardrona and Upper Clutha Valleys and all the surrounding peaks; many of them in Mount Aspiring National Park in the west.

  • Start: State Highway 84, opposite Puzzling World
  • Time: 1.5 hours
  • Distance: 4.5 km
  • Grade: Steep in places both up and downhill
Physical Address

Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand

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