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Taylors Mistake - Awaroa / Godley Head Walk

| Taylors Mistake Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-379 4082
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Spent an afternoon surfing at Taylor's mistake. Great little bay. Toilets and a shower and plenty... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Colchester, United Kingdom
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Fantastic Sightseeing and Last Kiwiana

Go for a walk around the headland. Check out the old NZ batches that are unique and not anywhere... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Travellers talk about
“boulder bay” (7 reviews)
“great beach” (6 reviews)
“great walk” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| Taylors Mistake Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-379 4082
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent an afternoon surfing at Taylor's mistake. Great little bay. Toilets and a shower and plenty of parking

Thank D P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go for a walk around the headland. Check out the old NZ batches that are unique and not anywhere else in the world.

1  Thank fredmerc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taylors mistake is a great little scenic spot with toilet facilities, relatively secure parking, and is a good launching point for riding the Anaconda, Godley head trail system. Search Strava for other users loop rides, trailforks site has info as well as the ChCh council...More

Thank MoabMic
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Had some time in Christchurch between two concerts, so decided on this walk. It's high up on the cliffs, so wildlife is easy to spot. The scenery is breath taking and the walk can be as long or short as you want it to be....More

Thank sharonqueenstown
Reviewed 6 September 2017

defiantly recommended. ling nice and easy walks, peaceful and calm environment. a wee bit windy but it's worth

Thank Atefeh V
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Walkway from beach to lighthouse area, gets views and wind at times, crosses farmland and drops down to beaches

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Just walked most of the way today with a friend & lots of families, pets running or walking the track. I'm a Personal Trainer so found it an easy walk but my friend found it easy to medium and it was a warm winter day....More

Thank lifetolive2014
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Coming here is one of the best parts of Christchurch the amazing views while walking as well as a bit of a challenge it's so peaceful and it's very dog friendly. Every time I go every I walk past always greats me to see how...More

Thank Zaan11
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This is a great walk with fantastic views. The road into the area is steep and narrow so take it slow, however we went in a campervan and had no issues. We stayed overnight in the carpark at the bottom of the walk and got...More

Thank MaddisonCampbell
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This was a good walk and I enjoyed the signage and history. It was a pity a section was closed after the earthquake but was great anyway. Highly recommended. Be aware to drive slow along the road but a very pretty drive and great views...More

Thank Angela C
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