IntroductionClimb to the summit of Patutu (1162 m) for great views of the coast and the North Island.
There is a great view of the coast and North Island from the summit of Mount Patutu (1162 m).
The first 3 hours follows an old farm track; the remaining 1 hour is a fairly steep climb to the summit.
Allow a full day for the return trip.
The track starts at the Okiwi Bay Campsite, off SH1, 30 km north of Kaikoura.