Old Coach Road

Short Walks

A very pleasant and easily accessible forest walk loop from Greyneys Shelter.

Approximately half the walk follows a gently graded section of the original coach road linking the east and west coasts original.

You have the option of a shorter loop track or an additional 15 minutes on the outer loop track, taking you to a great lookout point over the recent upgrade of SH 73.

30–45 minutes, 1.5km. 

Start at car park at Greyneys Shelter on SH 73, 6km south of Arthur’s Pass Village. No dogs.

Department of Conservation walk.