This site lists all the walking and tramping tracks on beautiful Banks Peninsula near Christchurch, New Zealand.

You can Search for a walk, or flick through our Maps, to find a walk that matches your requirements. Then download or purchase the brochure listed to give you the more detailed information you will need to find and follow your chosen route.

Red tracks are walks, orange tracks are harder tramps/hikes.

Brought to you by Rod Donald Banks Peninsula Trust.

Latest News

Take care walking on the Peninsula after heavy rain. Expect slippery tracks, slips, washouts, loose rocks and branches. Turn back if concerned.

Note that a new ‘Track Shuttle’ service is available for Te Ara Pātaka walkers from Hilltop to and from Akaroa, Little River or Christchurch. View details of this on demand shuttle from ‘Pohatu’  HERE.

Protect the beautiful landscape in our banner image. Click here to donate and help create Te Ahu Pātiki conservation park and protect public access to the summit of Mt Herbert shown and neighbouring Mt Bradley.