Kea Point Track, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu)

4.4
#2 of 12 in Trails in Mackenzie District
Hiking Trail · Nature / Park
A walk along Kea Point Track yields excellent views of Mt. Cook (known in Māori as Aoraki) and Mueller Glacier. The well-maintained footpath starts at the Hooker Valley campground and parking lot and stretches out for 2.8 km (1.72 mi). The easy walk is suitable for all the family, including a baby in an all-terrain stroller. Note, however, that there is no shelter along the way, so walking here on particularly windy or rainy days may be unadvisable. Put Kea Point Track at the forefront of your travel plans using our Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) online holiday planner.
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  • At “advanced middle age” my wife and I are limited in the types of walk we can still undertake. The Kea Point track is mostly well graded and mostly surfaced for easy walking. There are a couple of.....  more »
  • First we drove to the village and ended up on Terrace road and at the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre. We parked up at the rear, but could not see the start of the track so we ended up driving back.....  more »

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