Lamar Track

This accessible track is suitable for all ages and fitness levels, giving everyone a great experience of walking high in the Port Hills.

track with gate

Start Lamar car park, Summit Road
Finish Same as the starting point
Distance 400 metres
Time 20 minutes return
Dogs Must be kept on a leash

Access this walkway from the car park off Summit Road near the top of the Mt Vernon Farm Track.

This short walk is suitable for buggies and wheelchairs and people of all ages and fitness levels.

The track forms a nice circuit on a wide, fully gravelled surface and walkers can enjoy spectacular views over Christchurch and the Canterbury Plains.

Get ready for this track using Plan My Walk(external link) by the NZ Mountain Safety Council. You can find track alerts, weather forecasts, trip reviews and a packing list, so you are set for your adventure.