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Te Ara Pataka camping, Banks Peninsula

A handy campsite on Te Ara Pataka and Christchurch's doorstep. Photo: Dennis Radermacher
Distance
19.7km
Total Ascent
1177m
Time
6-8hr
Grade
Easy
Access
Park at Purau Saddle. Car shuttle required if walking to Hilltop
Map
BX24, BX25
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Christchurch is spoiled with geography, both beautiful and rumbly in nature. The new Te Ara Pataka Track less than an hour’s drive from the city is the latest addition to...

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