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Address: Summit Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
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The perfect playground for Adventurists

Saw tracks for mountain bikers, walkers and runners. A heaven for those who love trails. The hills are lush and green in Autumn...whatever the season it's a stunning place to be... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Saw tracks for mountain bikers, walkers and runners. A heaven for those who love trails. The hills are lush and green in Autumn...whatever the season it's a stunning place to be in. Don't forget to drive down Summit road that leads to Sumner.

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Feilding, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we visit there are people everywhere enjoying the hills. We mostly ride our bikes up and around and over the good trails on offer. Could pedal for hours if your legs could cope. Plenty of options, even without the bike park at the moment. We've also walked and driven around the hills enjoying the views. Must do in... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I regularly bike and walk here - great views of the coast and mountains, good walking and biking tracks as well as a quiet road.

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can enjoy day and night time...this place is just amazing! There are hiking track and for bikes as well. Easy paths and astonishing views

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome for motorbiking, driving, push biking up, or just going up and walking around. Leads to Lyttelton and surrounding bays, so well worth the extra 8kms compared to going via the tunnel.

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

There are heaps of tracks that you can choose. I took the track from Taylor's Mistake to Godley Head. Such a pretty place to explore. On a nice day you'll see other walkers and runners.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Beautiful views of the city and mountains. Love going up to get some fresh air and to clear my head.

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Timbuktu
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The western part of the summit road is fully open to motor vehicle traffic, the eastern only partially - the remainder is open to bicycles. [Note: because of recent fires in early March 2017 both roads are closed - should re-open anytime soon.] Great views, severaL good picnic spots on the eastern part, about 4 km from dyers Pass Road/... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

It's where I spend most of my spare time so I have to give it a big thumbs up. Has an abundance of walking and cycling tracks, spectacular views once you reach the top and get to look over Christchurch or down into Lyttelton. Far too many reserves and parks to list, and even more cycling trails. We did get... More 

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Following the well publicised fire devastation with state of emergency following the very extensive fires in this area, a considerable rehabiltation will be neded to put it back from its charred envrionment to a sencic and pleasant vista of the hills overlooking the city

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