Route Updates

Canterbury University

Part of leg Avonhead Gardens

August 2020: 360 Trail marked through Canterbury University instead of around it.

Uni-1  Peer-Ilam gardens
Peer St through Ilam Gardens
Uni-2 Ilam-Waiutuutu
Ilam Rd along Waiutuutu/ Okeover stream
Uni-3 Forestry-Clyde
Forestry Rd to Clyde Rd

Godley Head

Part of leg Godley Cliffs

August 2020: Moved from old red track to green track, which includes WW2 sites and is 1.4km longer.

1 Godley Head August 2020

Nga Puna Wai

Part of leg Opawaho Divide

July 2020: The private St John of God Remembrance Path (red) has been closed. Use Nga Puna Wai, McMahon Dr, and Aidanfield Dr (green) instead.




Part of leg Estuary Marshes

Sept 2019:  The bridge end of the Heathcote towpath has been repaired after being closed by earthquake caused lateral spreading and then the Ferrymead bridge replacement. The detour (red) along Settlers Crescent is no longer needed,


 Whites Crossing

Part of leg Brooklands Mouth

September 2019:  The walk/cycle track between the Main North Rd bridge and the motorway bridges is closed while the motorway bridges are being widened. Use the shingle road instead. Bridge work planned to be finished June 2020.

Waimakariri River motorway bridges widening.

Kennedys Bush Track reopened on Sunday 1 April 2018

Part of leg Sugarloaf Hills

Taylors Track

Part of leg Godley Cliffs

25/1/18  The track (green) between Taylors Mistake and Nicholson Park now goes along the coast rather than along Taylors Mistake Rd (red).  Keep away from the cliff edge.

Coastal Track open Jan 2018

The Sanctuary

Part of leg Waimakariri Braids

15/10/17  There is a path (green) through the middle of the Sanctuary, rather than along the riverside road (red).


Kennedys Bush Track at Summit Road

Part of leg Sugarloaf Hills

August 2016  The top of Kennedys Bush Track was shifted off private land.


Brooklands:  Beacon St – Chalford St

Part of leg Brooklands Mouth

May 2016  Track shifted inland to avoid private land and March 2017  an area which has become too wet.

McLeans Grasslands Park is open

Part of leg Waimakariri Braids

CCC has reopened McLeans Grasslands Park. The trail will be shared between walkers and cyclists. The exact route across the park may change, and stiles may be moved, but the trail should be adequately marked across the park.