Lagoon canyon v4a2IV*

Public access
Steep, low volume, alpine canyon, Gorge walk finish
Waimakariri Valley

Lagoon Saddle Canyon v4a2III*

Highest drop 47m Public access 6hrs This canyon is a rewarding day out with some great abseils in a straightforward multi-pitch canyon. The canyon anchors are bolts with a few naturally rigged. The upper canyon starts with two abseils back to back. There are plenty of escapes all the way down. The highlight is the…

Hack Canyon v4a2III*

35m | 5hrs | Public Access

Some great pitches in the flow, of a neat canyon.

Lewis Pass Area

Rawle/Raules Creek v4a2II

30m | 7hrs | Public access
More than 25 small waterfalls, in a very low flow gully

Mt Peel Area/Rangitata Valley

Cave Stream v1a2I

Caving! non technical ‘underground gorge walk’
Approx 1 hr and can be done without wetsuits.
Cragieburn, Canterbury

Tim’s Stream v3a2I*

A neat little beginners trip, with limestone scenery, couple of short absiels and easy access!

Cragieburn range, Canterbury

Rough Creek v5a2III**

65m (2x70m)
7hrs45min
Public access

Rough Creek is a steep, vertical alpine descent. Its quick access off the avalanche peak track makes this a classic Arthur’s Pass canyon. The canyon features a series of committing and long near back to back pitches with around 350m of descent in half a kilometre.

Tiny T Canyon v4a2II

47m (2×60)
3h45m
Public access
Arthurs Pass

Low flow side canyon from Temple Basin

Agility Creek v3a2III*

32m
7-8hrs
Public access
Arthurs Pass area

Steep, vertical alpine descent, well worth the walk.