Offering magnificent views over Wanaka and the Alps, this track is well worth the climb to the top. More Wanaka Guided Walks Check out our selection of other Wanaka guided walks that you can do with Eco Wanaka Adventures Click on any of the tabs below to find out more information about our 3 other guided walks: Diamond Lake, Blue Pools & Bridle Track, and the Clutha Outlet Track Follow your nose until you hit the river and a small DoC sign showing the start of the track. The Outlet Track joins up with the Lakeside Track to provide a great ride all the way from Albert Town to Wanaka. Note: Due to snow and ice, this track may not be suitable for use in winter . This easy, family friendly walk is a must-do if you’re staying nearby in Wanaka or even closer still at the Lake Outlet Holiday Park . Choose the difficulty, time, bike or walk, view, dog & push chair friendly options. The Outlet Track is a 7.5 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Wanaka, Otago, New Zealand that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The outlet track is a special place, as it's the only track in New Zealand which is part of both the Te Araroa trail and the Mighty Clutha River Trail. These provide important track information and show you exactly what each trail has to offer. Turn left at the roundabout and continue until you hit Aubrey Road. An easy walk that follows the crystal clear waters of the Clutha River from the Lake Wanaka outlet to Albert Town Time: 1 hr 30 min return starting from carpark Distance: 6 km return This popular track follows the beautiful Clutha River/Mata – Au on the first stages of its journey to the sea.

Plan Your Trip. This stretch of the river is world-renowned for its trout fishing. Turn left at the roundabout and continue until you hit Aubrey Road. Outlet Track. This track, from Albert Town to Luggate, follows along the river bank offering views of the Clutha’s emerald-green water with the odd trout lurking in its shadows. This easy, family friendly walk is a must-do if you’re staying nearby in Wanaka or even closer still at the Lake Outlet Holiday Park . Check out the Wanaka Track App (available in App Store & Google Play) to find out which is the best track for you. Soon you'll arrive at Albert Town. The Outlet Track follows the Clutha River via easy riding with many spots to stop and enjoy the scenery along the way. The Lake Wanaka Outlet Track is a superb "family-scenic-Sunday" ride from downtown Wanaka along the edge of the lake to the outlet and then along the bank of the mighty Clutha River down to the Albert Town Bridge. It's twenty five kilometres there and back. Choose the difficulty, time, bike or walk, view, dog & push chair friendly options. Wanaka Trails | Outlet Track Waking to grey skies, we added a few extra layers and clambered into cars. The track is open to bikers as well so don't hesitate to opt for the biking option. Plan Your Trip. On the edge of a pristine alpine lake, surrounded by the spectacular scenery of Mount Aspiring National Park, Lake Wanaka is the ideal destination for outdoor adventures and soothing relaxation, whatever the time of year and Lake Outlet Holiday Park is the ideal base to explore the region. There is a large parking area here. From Wanaka follow the lake shore back towards Cromwell. Check out the Wanaka Track App (available in App Store & Google Play) to find out which is the best track for you.
Respect the your surroundings, including livestock, and leave gates as you found them. Joggers, cyclists and walkers will enjoy shade in summer and shelter from the elements in winter. Visit the Wanaka i-SITE Visitor Centre and the local DOC Visitor Centres for the latest track information and take a look at our maps and guides. This stretch of the river is world-renowned for its trout fishing. After 1.5 km turn left onto Outlet Road, bearing left and arriving at the campground. Bike Lounge have filmed their very own trail tutorial videos. This easy, family friendly walk is a must-do if you’re staying nearby in Wanaka or even closer still at the Lake Outlet Holiday Park . After 1.5 km turn left onto Outlet Road, bearing left and arriving at the campground. There is a large parking area here.