Explore the Spectacular Ashley Gorge

Take a break from the sand and waves and head to Ashley Gorge to enjoy peaceful bush walks, refreshing swimming holes, or even some peace and quiet this summer.

This area of the Waimakariri region is thick with lush hiking tracks that will lead you to spectacular scenery and waterfalls.

Learn more about the Ashley Gorge loop track and waterfall here.

Find directions to Ashley Gorge using this Google Map.

Why We Love Summer? The Ashley Gorge is why.

Ashley Gorge Holiday Park

Nestled at the base of Mount Thomas and less than an hour from Christchurch, the Ashley Gorge Holiday Park and picnic area caters for both the young and the young at heart.

Surrounded by native bush, it’s beautiful, organic and unspoiled.

The Ashley Gorge Holiday Park offers both adventure and relaxation for holidaymakers in the Christchurch and Canterbury region.