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Crater Rim Walkway

Adjacent Dyer Pass Road and Summit Road | Port Hills, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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Highlight of the Port Hills

Stretching from Godley Head to Gebbies Pass this is a treasure of Christchurch. Fantastic views in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
zhuhai2007
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Christchurch, New Zealand
More than meets the eye (until you walk it)

I was amazed by the side tracks stopping places and views that I never realised existed. I enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
CaptainCompass
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Christ Church Parish, Barbados
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Adjacent Dyer Pass Road and Summit Road | Port Hills, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stretching from Godley Head to Gebbies Pass this is a treasure of Christchurch. Fantastic views in every direction and many options for short or long walks.

Thank zhuhai2007
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I was amazed by the side tracks stopping places and views that I never realised existed. I enjoyed it but need to be fitter for my next trip there.

Thank CaptainCompass
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Make sure you have a map of the area, as posted online by the NZ government. We had hiked onto Summit Road from Bridle Path walkway, and took us a while to work out where the Crater Rim Walkway intersect was (tip: look closely behind...More

Thank Wendy Y
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

I would not recommend to go to the information center as a another reviewer mentioned. They were not helpful in the least once they knew we did not want to pay for a tour. Simply google it and the NZ government has a detailed map...More

Thank Heike Y
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

You'll find different information on the actual route of the crater rim walkway on the internet, even the signs in the way where sometimes confusing. But there where signs regularly so you could not miss the track. I strongly recommend visiting the DOC in Christchurch...More

2  Thank Julia B
Reviewed 8 June 2013

This is a great place to make the most of Christchurch's beautiful clear air. You can get a great view of the city and of Govenor's bay. Can get windy. You can do as much or as little of the track as you want.

4  Thank TravellingTandem
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