Stan Helms Track

An interesting link from Lyttelton back up to Summit Road, this route offers superb views over Lyttelton Harbour and is a great way of connecting with the Crater Rim Walkway.

COVID-19 update on parks and tracks

The Government is asking for everyone to stay at home. Their advice is that you can go for a walk or exercise outdoors for a short time, and to stick to simple walks or exercise spots close to home. 

When you are out, you must stay two metres away from anyone who is not in your household.

Parks and cemeteries are open for pedestrian access only, and where possible we have closed off park car parks.  Please do not use any play equipment or exercise equipment.

The following are closed:

  • Public toilets
  • Playgrounds, play equipment or exercise equipment in parks
  • The Botanic Gardens
  • Car parks within parks are closed for vehicle access
  • Visitor and information centres, i.e. Bottle Lake Forest and Travis Wetland
  • The Spencer Park animal area
  • Fenced dog parks, including Horseshoe Lake, The Groynes and Styx Mill Reserve. All other parks are available to exercise dogs in
  • All Council-owned sports facilities e.g clubrooms

Lyttleton Port

Start: Harmans Road, Lyttelton.

Finish: Bridle Path car park, Summit Road, Port Hills.

Distance: 1km.

Time: 30 minutes one way.

Dogs: Must be kept on a leash.

Description:

Start the walk from near the end of Harmans Road in Lyttelton. It climbs steadily up onto a prominent spur then weaves uphill to connect with the Crater Rim Walkway and the car park at the top of the Bridle Path.

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