Best trails in Christchurch City

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What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Christchurch City, New Zealand. The Kennedy's Track to Mount Ada is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy, medium, difficult, and extra difficult. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Mt Herbert Walkway - Summit and Return and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Travis Wetland Track. The longest trail is the Banks Peninsula Track at 31 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Sumner Promenade at 1 km. Get off line access to Shop, Fastfood, Healthcare, and Restaurant locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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