Grand Traverse

Grand Traverse Pricing and Departures

6 days | 5 nights
66 km | 41 miles
Difficulty | Moderate
Nov - Apr

Departs on Thursday and Saturday

We can take a maximum of 24 people on the Grand Traverse

2024-25 Season
1st November 2024 - 12th April 2025

See our new season offer.

  Multishare Queen/twin  
Adult $2,590 $3,100  
Child $1,970 $2,960  
Child (add) $1,345    

Prices are per person, in NZD and include GST
The full amount must be paid at time of booking.  Please see below for the cancellation policy.

Child price applies to those aged 10-16 years inclusive at the date of departure. We do not take children under 10 years of age on our guided walks.

Private rooms are available at lodges on the Routeburn track only.  The first three nights are multishare only.

Cancellations & Refunds

Full payment is taken at time of booking so please read the cancellation policy carefully.

All cancellations must be made in writing and sent to or Ultimate Hikes Reservations, PO Box 259 Queenstown NZ, 9348.

Cancellation fees for all multi-day walks are charged on the following basis per person:

  • Outside 90 days from the date of walk departure: NZ$100 per person;
  • Between 89-60 days from the date of walk departure: NZ$200 per person;
  • Between 59-31 days from the date of walk departure: 50% of full fare; or
  • Within 30 days of the date of walk departure: 100% of full fare

The date and customer name, for which the walk has been booked, once confirmed by the Operator providing the services and activities described, is non-transferable.

These cancellation fees are not negotiable, therefore we strongly recommend that you purchase travel insurance.   For our full terms and conditions, please click on the link below.




Room types

Shared rooms  - Steele Creek Lodge is dormitory style bunk beds only with shared bathrooms.

McKellar Lodge has four beds (bunk style) to a room with shared bathroom facilities.

Private room  (available at lodges on the Routeburn track only)- two people in a room with a queen or two king single beds and ensuite bathroom.