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Big view on Big Ben

View of the Rakaia River from Big Ben. Photo: Pat Barrett
Distance
7.82km to summit
Total Ascent
1037m
Time
3-5hr
Grade
Moderate
Access
A signposted car park and marked easement on the east side of Coleridge Road, 15km north-west of Windwhistle on SH7
Map
BX20, BW21
Big Ben, Torlesse Korowai Tussockland Park Out the back of the Rakaia Gorge in central Canterbury, where the river broadens into a large floodplain and the foothill ranges fall back,...

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