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Mount Iron, Wanaka
Categories: Mountains, Nature & Parks
A rocky knoll carved ages ago by glaciers, Mount Iron provides panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. Equally popular with locals and tourists, this steep hill near Wanaka features a walking route flanked by helpful information panels. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels, the trail offers 360-degree views of Lake Wanaka and the snow-capped peaks of the Southern Alps. Note that clear weather affords the best vistas. Wear comfortable shoes suitable for uneven terrain, and bring lots of drinking water and a light snack. Plan your visit to Mount Iron and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Wanaka trip itinerary maker.
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If Roy's peak is too daunting, then walk up Mt Iron. It's a little bit of a slog, but if you're reasonably fit it's a doddle. Hot, if you're doing it in Summer, take water. Glorious views , well worth... read more »
Hermosas vistas y muy buen ejercicio ! muy empinada la subida pero comoda, vale la pena no dejes de hacerla !Beautiful view and very good exercise! very steep climb but comfortable, it is worthwhile don't make it!show original
An awesome walk to do so close to town. An absolute must when in town as it provides great views of town, the lake and all the surrounds! Love it!
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