Silver Peaks Routes

The Silver Peaks Scenic Reserve provides challenging routes in rugged country, less than 30 minutes drive from Dunedin City.

Type: Route

Getting there:

Leave Dunedin on the Northern Motorway and set the GPS for Semple Road, which runs into Mountain Road. There are three carparks. The first (on Semple Road) and second (on Mountain Road) give access to the Silver Peaks Route via the Green Ridge Track. A third carpark on Mountain Road gives access to the Possum Hut Route and then on to the Silver Peaks Route.

Possum Hut Route  Time: 2 - 3 hr


Silver Peaks Route to Jubilee Hut  Time: 3 hr

Silver Peaks Route beyond Jubilee Hut  Time: 5 - 7 hr


Info on all these routes can be found at