Explore the most popular trails near Lyttlelton with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.

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Good view and easy. One super cute cat keep asking us for pat.we stuck there for almost 20mins.BA CAREFUL!

nature trips
12 days ago

Awesome island with nice walks, beautiful beaches and scenery. Highly recommend it

Steep but great walk with awesome views

trail running
25 days ago

Always a good sweat up on mountain bike or foot!

Nice track...next time for sure with a bike...

hiking
1 month ago

Great track - very steep but well worth the views at the top. Loose gravel made it slippery on the way down.

hiking
1 month ago

Well traveled path. VERY steep, did not feel the steepness going up as mush as I did going down, couple of loose gravel close call slips. The view from the top is worth it.

Nice, easy hike to some secluded little beaches. Great views and lots of wildflowers!

nice and peaceful with amazing views
Just a little bit same same. I like more variety so 4km of sheep tracks was more than enough bit would highly recommend for families

The trail is well groomed and the track is smooth. If you are fairly fit this will be very easy.

mountain biking
1 month ago

Good easy way to get to the summit

Steep climb but great views from the top

trail running
1 month ago

Super easy day track if you want to now what tramping is like. From a person who has been tramping since they were quite young this was a piece of cake. My intermediate school took me there and it was a really fun trip. Although I just walk most Great Walks, this would of been a really easy introduction to trail running.

hiking
1 month ago

boring track with a little view reward in the 'end' on top of port hills which can be easily with a simple drive from city. good for chch people to stretch, do a light trail run though.

hiking
3 months ago

great walk....

amazing trail that has it all! pretty steep sections at times, but it's so worth it! can't recommend it enough.

3 months ago

love going rapaki.

hiking
4 months ago

Always a good walk :)

hiking
4 months ago

Great Walk.. Quite busy on Weekends. Awesome during the week. Myself and the Dog loved it!!!

I have run up to the top of the Rapaki track several times. Good view looking from the top

hiking
5 months ago

Steep but really good it seems like longer but it’s not to longs just a lot of uphill walking

hiking
5 months ago

So good nice and easy and very scenic

walking
5 months ago

One of my faves ☺️

hiking
6 months ago

Awesome view of the city although a bit steep. I recommend starting by the Gondola since it’s easier than starting on the other side.

hiking
10 months ago

The bridle path trail is well groomed and plenty wide for multiple users at a time. At the top there are 360 views of Christchurch and Lyttelton. Pretty steep incline in a relatively short distance. Took us 25 min to reach the top and we were hoofing it!! Would do this trail again.

Love rapaki

Lots of fun. Had a great view of lyttleton and Christchurch. Well worth the trek.

hiking
Friday, April 14, 2017

Pretty good loop track, nothing too hard. Epic views of both Christchurch & Lyttelton

walking
18 days ago

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