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

Banks Peninsula Walking Festival – Saturday 27th November


Walk 22 – Te Ahu Pātiki Mt Bradley Summit Big Day Out – postponed until December 4th

Walk 23 – Penguins of Godley Head – WALK CANCELLED – participants will be refunded.

Walk 24 – Okuti Valley – ‘On & Off the Beaten Track’ – walk proceeding but wear sturdy footwear and take your jacket as well as walking poles if you have them.


Covid-19 Alert Level 2 – you can do your usual sport and recreation activities if you can do them safely. If you are sick, stay home. When you are out and about, keep a 2 metre distance from people you do not know.