Lake Emily
Image: Brian Dobbie | ©


Lake Emily gives good access to Manuka Hut, and old farm tracks to Stour Bridge car park. It's also the starting point for the section of Te Araroa through to the Rakaia River.

4.5 km | 15 km | 43 km

Walking and tramping

Various times Advanced: Tramping track

Mountain biking

Advanced: Grade 4

Other activities

  • Horse riding

Dog access

Dogs allowed. Keep dog under control at all times.


Ōtautahi / Christchurch Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 379 4082
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   28 Worcester Boulevard
Christchurch 8013
Postal Address:   Private Bag 11089
Christchurch 8013
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