Just 5kms from Queenstown in the small village of Gormanston is Horsetail Falls, a large seasonal waterfall on Moore Creek. With Mt. Owen as its backdrop Horsetail Falls is a large seasonal waterfall that is best seen after heavy rain or in the winter / spring period. A large parking area suitable for RV's and large vehicles is on the side of the Lyell Highway (A10) and and a boardwalk staircase works it around uphill closer to for a good view of Horsetail Falls.
Horsetail Falls can also be seen very clearly from the Lyell Highway
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