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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. Plan to see Bluff Hill and other attractions that appeal to you using our Bluff travel itinerary planner.
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  • We drive up to the hill in a rainy day. However, it 360 view is still amazing. Would recommend if you have spare time I bluff.  more »
  • Super walk and great view. Well worth it and there is a WW11 gun battery too although a bit delapidated - be worth preserving as more of an attraction.  more »
  • A steep drive to the car park and then a walk up a unique spiral pathway leads to one of the best views in New Zealand! The weather was dry and a little hazy but I was able to see to Stewart Island. G...  more »