Looming over the southern end of Lake Wanaka, Roys Peak is a 5,177ft peak with stunning views of the Otago-Southland region. This challenging full-day hike reaches the top of the peak, where you can take photos that stretch to the horizon, and back to Wanaka. No need to find directions to the peak or track information – drive there with your guide and learn about the track from them as you walk.
Be sure of good conditions: this hike is weather-dependent
This tour starts and ends at your local accommodation
No jostling for space on the track on this small-group tour
Water and snacks are available to keep you hydrated and energised
Please advise your pickup location otherwise please meet at Outside Sports, Wanaka.
Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Possible Gear Suggestions
Hat and sunscreen (additional sunscreen will be available if necessary)
Appropriate footwear with good tread. No jandals/thongs/flip flops.
Sufficient hydration – minimum capacity will be advised prior to tour
Appropriate rain jacket (preferably seam sealed)
A small day backpack or running pack with sufficient storage capacity
Merino or thermal long sleeve top (cold weather only)
Warm beanie (cold weather only)
Polyprop/thermal gloves (cold weather only)
Small personal first aid kit if available
Personal medication (if applicable)
Minimum age is 16 years
A maximum of 6 people per booking
Minimum numbers apply (2). There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund. Single supplement fee available.
Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
Not wheelchair accessible
Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.