Lake Sylvan guided walk

Lake Sylvan guided walk
  • Duration : 3 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Glenorchy, Otago
  • Product code : SVW
From NZD $120.00
Departing from Glenorchy we meet behind the Glenorchy Cafe. The bus will take you further up the valley into the Mt Aspiring National park, passing some iconic scenery featured in films like Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit and Wolverine. Turning off the Routeburn road we stop in at the Lake Sylvan camp site. opportunity to use the bathroom before heading off.
Across the swing bridge and into the forest this is home to some of New Zealands rare native birds, Parakeets, Mohua and bush robins make this place a bird watchers paradise. For everyone else a stroll through the forest on a hot day is most pleasurable.
At Lake Sylvan we stop for afternoon tea and a snack, a chance for a dip on a hot day and time to relax and reflect.

The hike is suitable for all ages and we would expect 30 - 45min each way with stops.