THE ROY'S PEAK TRACK IS CLOSED FROM 1-OCTOBER TO 10 NOVEMBER 2018.
The all-encompassing panorama from this 1,578-metre summit includes most of Lake Wanaka, the surrounding peaks and Mount Aspiring/Tititea. A DOC "Best Day Hike "
This is an exposed track and temperatures can drop quickly, even in mid-summer. Please take warm and windproof clothing. This track is not recommended during winter due to snow and ice.
Note 1: Track closed for lambing from 1 October to 10 November. Please check with Department of Conservation's Wanaka office on the track status.
Note 2: There is no water available on the track, please ensure you have sufficient supplies as it can be very hot in summer.
Note 3: During peak summer season the car park can be very busy, so please consider alternative transport to the start of the track. Shuttles and taxis are available, or consider riding a bike or walking along the Waterfall Creek track to the start.
Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand