Hurunui Swingbridge Tracks and Routes
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This track runs from Hurunui swing bridge to Harper Pass. it is popular for day walks or overnight stays in three huts.

21 km one way

Walking and tramping

7 hr 30 min Advanced: Tramping track

Stay safe in the outdoors

  1. Choose the right trip for you. Learn about the route and make sure you have the skills for it.
  2. Understand the weather. Check weather forecasts
  3. Pack warm clothes and extra food. Check gear lists
  4. Share your plans and take ways to get help. Share directly or use the Outdoor Intentions form or Plan My Walk. Take a distress beacon. 
  5. Take care of yourself and each other.


Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
Phone +64 3 318 9211
Address 104 West Coast Road
Arthur's Pass 7654
Hours See visitor centre hours
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