The Welcome rock blog

Welcome Rock Whiskey – The Hidden Treasure

Legend has it that a whiskey bottle was always hidden at Welcome Rock (the famous land mark pictured on this page) to aid those who were in need to keep warm in this cold and exposed spot. 

We welcome those who visit the Rock who are in need of and who have hairs on their chest to find, sip and return this brew!

BEFORE YOUR TRIP: Download either the Great Rides or Great Hikes App to your phone, select Welcome Rock Trails and start your tour!

COVID POLICY: We are happy to move your booking or refund you if your booking is affected by Covid restrictions.

WINTER: Riding is not permitted during winter. Walking to the Mud/Slate Huts can be arranged directly with us during winter.

THE TRAIL: The Trail is open for hikers & bikers from 1 October until 30 April.

RED SHED: Open & Available all year round, located near the homestead!

MUD HUT & SLATE HUT: Access these huts along the trail. Slate Hut is 2kms from trail head, Mud Hut is 10kms from trail head.

Thank you for your interest and enjoy your journey!
Tom & Katie