Last Updated: 21st Sep 2023


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McNally Meander

Milton, Otago

Submitted by Kieran Philip

Last Updated: 21st Sep 2023


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Grunt Factor: 16 ?

Gnarl Factor: 22 ?








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Trail Map

Type of Run

Urban fringe

Out and Back

Undulating, some big hills

Native bush

Plantation/exotic forest

Open farmlands

Run Makeup


Farm Road / 4WD Track

Technical Single Track

Untracked / Route only

Average Uphill Gradient: +13.3%

Average Downhill Gradient: -13.3%


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Estimated Times to Run







Starting from the signpost on Cemetery Rd, you follow the yellow markers up through the farm paddocks. Continue following the markers for the duration of the track. After about 2.5km the track enters a stand of native bush and winds it way through. Once out, there is a little sidle then one last hill to head up before reaching the trig at the top of the track. There are different options for making your way back down and these are signposted clearly.

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There is parking along the side of the cemetery on Knoll St, which allows the vehicle to be off the road.

3 km

5 minutes




Keep an eye out for the marker posts.

Generally good.

Lightweight fleece top, Windproof jacket, Whistle, First aid kit, Extra food for emergencies, Cellphone, Map

No water on track.

Track can be very moist underfoot and good grip required on shoes during wetter seasons.

Slipping hazards in poor weather due to lack of track (running on grass).

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Trail Reviews

Cool little run with a cross country vibe going through the farm paddocks. You will get animal shit on your nice clean running shoes. Nice little stand of bush towards the top, I wouldn't recommend doing this track if its getting dark and you don't have a headtorch.

Andrew Glennie

June 30, 2020

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