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The Rob Roy Glacier Track run provides a glimpse into the majestic raw power of Mt Aspiring National Park. This run makes you feel like you have hiked days into the wilderness. An hour drive in one of the most scenic spots in the New Zealand will bring you to Raspberry Creek. From here it is around 11km return to the top glacier lookout. Suitable for runners of all abilities as we can take this one a little easier if need be. The average time for the run is 2 hours return. Combine this run with another short run to make it an awesome day out on the trails (add this in extras during checkout). Pickup time from 7am, approximate time for tour is 4 hours. Single supplement available. Suitable for 17+ years.

Description:

The Rob Roy Glacier Track run provides a glimpse into the majestic raw power of Mt Aspiring National Park. This run makes you feel like you have hiked days into the wilderness. An hour drive in one of the most scenic spots in the New Zealand will bring you to Raspberry Creek. From here it is around 11km return to the top glacier lookout. Suitable for runners of all abilities as we can take this one a little easier if need be. The average time for the run is 2 hours return. Combine this run with another short run to make it an awesome day out on the trails (add this in extras during checkout).

Pickup time from 7am, approximate time for tour is 4 hours. Single supplement available. 

Suitable for 17+ years.

You will be required to sign a mandatory waiver.

IMPORTANT INFO!
  • Your mandatory gear requirements will be confirmed prior to the tour and is dependent on weather conditions. You maybe excluded from the tour if you have insufficient gear. 
  • Your pickup location and time will be confirmed prior to the tour, free pickup/drop off in the Wanaka area. 
  • Queenstown pickup/drop off is an additional $100 and alters the duration of the tour. 

RunAways Wanaka’s guided running tours provide an alternative way of finding run locations in the Wanaka area without the hassle of finding transport, directions and track information yourself. While the mountains are our primary focus (there’s kinda a lot of mountains around Wanaka) we do have a few ‘flatter’ runs for those looking to take things a little easier. The guided runs are classed as runs however we do a lot of ‘power hiking’ on the majority of the ascents (as to not blow up and bonk!). We offer:

  • Pick-up and drop-off at your chosen local accommodation
  • Transport in a safe and comfortable 4wd vehicle
  • Commentary and local knowledge of the track and area
  • Support and encouragement during the run e.g. “You’re slower than soup with chopticks!” (just kidding)
  • Different guided runs of varying difficulty – something to suit all types of runners
  • An intimate small group environment – maximum of 6 people
  • An experienced and local guide
  • Chilled water/snacks/sunscreen/insect repellent provided
  • Discounts to a leading local outdoor retailer - Outside Sports Wanaka
  • Single supplement available


Highlights:

    Location: Wanaka, New Zealand

    Duration: 4 to 5 hrs

    Voucher Redembtion: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity. 





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    Additional Information


      Operates: See Availability

      Departure Point:
      Please advise your pickup location otherwise please meet at Outside Sports, Wanaka.

      Departure Time: 07:00am.

      Departure Time Comments:

      Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.



      Hotel Pickup Available: Yes

    • Inclusions:
      • Pick-up and drop-off at your chosen local accommodation
      • Transport in a safe and comfortable 4wd vehicle
      • Commentary and local knowledge of the track and area
      • Support and encouragement during the run e.g. “You’re slower than soup with chopticks!” (just kidding)
      • Different guided runs of varying difficulty – something to suit all types of runners
      • An intimate small group environment – maximum of 6 people
      • An experienced and local guide
      • Chilled water/snacks/sunscreen/insect repellent provided
      • Discounts to a leading local outdoor retailer - Outside Sports Wanaka
      • GST

    • Exclusions:
      • Food and drinks, unless specified
      • Mandatory Gear (will be advised prior to travel)

    • Other Information:
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • 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
      • Sufficient nutrition
      • 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)
      • Mobile phone
      • Small personal first aid kit if available
      • Personal medication (if applicable)
      • Additional Info.
      • Minimum age is 17 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


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