Godley Head

Scenic drive to here from Christchurch experiences great coastal scenery. If you’d like a hike, consider the Godley Head Loop track. […]

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Newton’s Waterfall: 1 hour return

Walk via quiet Aylmers Valley Road, or drive to the end (limited parking) for a 10 minute walk to the waterfall.Walk duration from Aylmers Valley Road: 1 hour return. From parking: 10 minutes walk. […]

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Ben Lomond: 3~4++ Hours

The Ben Lomond Track is a demanding climb and a full day’s hike with an 1,438 m elevation gain. On clear days trampers are rewarded at the summit with spectacular panoramic views. 3-4 hr to Ben Lomond Saddle, 6-8 hr to Ben Lomond Summit […]

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Gillespies Beach

A visit to Gillespies Beach offers a scenic drive, lovely views of the Southern Alps Kā Tiritiri o te Moana, an historic cemetery and coastal walks. Walking tracks from 270 m – 6.8 km can be found here. […]

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Alex Knob Track: 4 hour climb

It’s a 4-hour climb to the top of Alex Knob. The track zigzags up to Rata Lookout for a view of the Franz Josef Glacier. From there follow the marked track to the summit. […]

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Queen Charlotte Track

Experience the spectacular Marlborough Sounds whilst walking or biking the Queen Charlotte Track. The track stretches 70 km from historic Meretoto/Ship Cove through to Anakiwa in the Grove Arm of Queen Charlotte Sound. […]

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