Bluff Hill, Bluff

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Bluff Hill includes excellent views along the shore and through native forest, whether you're mountain biking or walking. Standing at 265 m (870 ft), the top of the hill has a magnificent vantage point over Southland Plains and Fouveaux Strait. Cyclists will appreciate the mountain biking here, while the ever-popular walking trails suit a range of trekking abilities. The famous sign at Stirling Point as well as the nearby pilot station also hold some historical interest. For those driving, an onsite parking lot provides easy access. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Bluff Hill by using our Bluff road trip website .
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  • Drive up the hill, not a bad view from the car park, then do the easy circular walk up to the lookout and WOW. Pretty cool, awesome views, Invercargill, Bluff, Port, Tiwai and of course Stewart Island...  more »
  • Travel to the top of Flagstaff Road in Bluff for a 360 Degree view, 60 Miles (US) in all directions. You will also find a history of the region and the location on plaques fixed to the walls of the fi...  more »
  • The drive up the hill is steep. Not sure whether a manual drive can make it all the way up. The views from top are really beautiful. Quiet windy place. The walking trail may also be good. Worth the dr...  more »
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