Crater Rim Guided Walks

Lyttelton Enchantment

Visit the hip, character-filled village of Lyttelton, and hike up through Urumau Reserve on the prominent lava flow ridge that borders Lyttelton township to the east.  Enjoy stunning vistas down on the Lyttelton Harbour and beyond.  A reasonable level of fitness is required for this walk as it is a moderately challenging climb uphill to the Gun Emplacements, The walk back down into the village is a lovely contrast through the trees. Your guide will fill you in on the history of this lovely area, This walk covers 8km, a moderately challenging climb.

Sumner Stunner

Travel with your guide to the quaint beach suburb of Sumner where the walk begins. You will climb up and around the hillside tracks of this picturesque location, to find yourself on the Crater Rim Track. Look down on Lyttelton Harbour and back over the beautiful coastline of Canterbury stretching towards Pegasus. The 360°  views from this vantage point are stunning. This walk covers 8km, a moderately challenging climb.

Queen Victoria

Travel with your guide to Victoria Park, a weekend playground for the locals. Your guide will lead you through a myriad of forest tracks, This will bring you out on the crater rim walkway with outstanding views back over Christchurch City, and also towards Diamond Harbour. 
This walk covers 8km, a moderately challenging climb.

Crater Rim Guided Walks

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Nicole Ellwood
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