The Walking Festival 2023

Christchurch 360 Trail is again supporting the Walking Festival by offering a 12 day walk from 12th – 23rd April, led by Dr Colin Meurk.  Limited to 9 walkers who can complete 16-20 km per day across varied terrain regardless of the weather conditions. Walkers meet at the beginning of a segment each day with transport provided between the start and end of each segment.  Further details of the walk as well as the pre-walk meeting, once booked.

Cost: $95 per person for transport
Bookings required: Phone John Scott on 021 161 8899 / email

The Walking Festival 2021

23 Apr 2021 Colin talks to Jesse about the 8 day walk on RNZ

2019 Oct Colin leads fifth 8 day walk, counter clockwise, during the Breeze Walking Festival
2019 Sep Ken leads Sumner – Godley Head walk. Eleanor penguins, John? history – Walking Festival
2018 Sep Colin leads fourth 8 day walk, clockwise, during the Breeze Walking Festival
2018 Sep Fenn – Sanctuary Walk McLeans Island (Breeze)
2018 Aug Colin on the ‘Talk the Walk’ RNZ Afternoons with Jesse Muligan
2018 Aug First Annual General Meeting held on Thurs 9th at WEA
2017 Oct Colin leads third 8 day walk, ccw, during Breeze Walking Festival
2017 Oct Ken – Sign of Kiwi to Bridle Path walk.  (Breeze)
2017 Sep Fenn – Travis Wetlands walk and Rotary BBQ (Breeze)
2017 July Tower Tramping Club start first of 19 weekly sections. Walkers in 60s to mid 80s.
2016 Dec George and Tony run trail in less than 24 hours, fundraiser for mental health
2016 Oct Colin leads second 8 day walk, cw, during Breeze Walking Festival
2016 Apr Hayden and other Boy Scouts 4-day walk and bike Chief Scout Explorer Challenge
2016 Mar Mark poet walks trail in 12 days (including rest days), posts journal
2015 Oct Colin leads first 8 day walk, ccw, during Breeze Walking Festival
2015 Aug Running Dreams first to run complete trail over a week.