Views on Mount Somers walking track
Image: Zara Hopkins | Creative Commons



Mt Somers in mid-Canterbury features rugged bush, open sub-alpine tussock lands, historic coalmines, impressive volcanic formations and deep canyons.
  • Mt Somer's is also home to a fantastic walkway, created by a group of keen locals called the Mt Somers Walkways Society.
  • The old Blackburn mine can be seen on one of the tracks in the Mount Somers Conservation Area.

Find things to do and places to stay Mount Somers area


Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 435 1186
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   1 Larch Grove
Aoraki/Mt Cook
Postal Address:   PO Box 5
Aoraki/Mt Cook 7946
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