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Bullock Track , Otago

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Bullock Track Intermediate

Submitted by Sarah Davidson

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Front country - easily accessible

Out and Back

Very hilly

Open farmlands
Open tussock/grasslands


2:30 (Slow)
1:30 (Moderate)
0:45 (Fast)



Watch for stock.

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Follow the old 4WD track. Some parts are unmarked. At the top is a Picnic Table. Orange marker arrows are near the top that point where to go.

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Features of interest

Stunning views of the Teviot valley and great schist features at the top. If you wish for a longer run you can connect to Mt Hope Road at the top which will take you down to Lake Roxburgh Village and you can join onto the Coal Creek Cycle Way along the State Highway and back to the start of the Bullock Track. The road is all gravel.

Make Up of Run

Untracked / Route only: 20%

Farm Road / 4WD Track: 80%

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  • Access

    Large white sign and kiosk at start of track off the State Highway. You can park at the sign or continue down the gravel drive until the first gate and park here.

    Parking available at start by the sign or first gate at the end of the gravel road.

    3 km

    2 minutes



  • Staying Safe


    Don't go off the course of the 4WD Track.

    Generally good.

    Long-sleeved thermal top, Seam-sealed waterproof jacket, Gloves, Beanie/thermal headwear, Whistle, First aid kit, Extra food for emergencies, Survival blanket, Cellphone, Map.

    No water is available. Ensure you take ample water, particularly in summer as this face is dry and hot.

    The top is exposed and the track can get slippery after rain or snow.

    Beware of stock and leave gates as you found them.

  • Post run indulgence

    Jimmy's Pies
    Scotland Street, Roxburgh
    Indulge on a fresh Jimmy's Pie and custard square after the run. They are only open during the weekdays.

    Nics Kitchen
    Scotland Street, Roxburgh
    Delicious menu, good coffee and amazing pizza!

    103 the Store
    Scotland Street, Roxburgh
    Great coffee and delicious home baking.

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