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The Snout, Victoria Domain, Picton

On The Snout Walkway. Photo: Pat Barrett
Victoria Domain, Picton
3.5hr return
From Picton head north along Waikawa Rd for 1.5km to Sussex St which is a one-way road entering Victoria Domain. Follow the road up to the car parks and information panels
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The track ascends from the car park in Victoria Domain through regenerating native forest to a viewpoint about halfway along the track.

The trail is broad and the views of the sea excellent.

From the viewpoint the trail drops slowly along the peninsula to arrive at sea level at the north-eastern extremity where further views of the sound and into Waikawa Bay’s hidden holiday homes are obtained.

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