From Mountains To Sea
The Selwyn district stretches from the Southern Alps to the sea, and is bound by the braided Rakaia and Waimakariri Rivers providing a variety of breathtaking scenery along the way.
Take time to experience Selwyn’s local cafés, farmers’ markets, wineries and lodges. Meet local artisans and taste their fresh produce crafted from the land.
Explore one the many walking and cycling tracks from the peaks of Arthur’s Pass to the shores of Te Waihora/Lake Ellesmere.
Limestone Giants And Alpine Waterfalls - This Is SelwynDeep blue rivers, alpine villages, massive limestone giants and plenty of waterfalls – Selwyn District is stacked with winter adventure right on the city’s doorstep.
Hit The Pie Trail In SelwynWe've found the best spots to grab that perfect palm warmer wherever you find yourself in the Selwyn district.
Lake ColeridgeA world away from the city.
Your Guide to the Ski Fields of Selwyn, CanterburyExplore 6 ski fields within an hour's drive of one another. From total beginner to advanced back country, the Selwyn fields offer the best range in New Zealand. See our guide for more.
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Delicious Local Produce
Check out the delicious food and drink on offer at restaurants, farmers’ markets and wineries. Meet local artisans and taste their fresh produce crafted from the land.
Selwyn is home to six ski fields all with unique character and style. Suitable for all abilities from beginners to advanced – experience uncrowded slopes and have a great time in the mountains.
Bike The Tracks
Explore one of the many walking or biking tracks around the district from flat land and small peaks to mountain ranges.
Explore By Foot
Arthur's Pass Walks
Walks On The Way To Arthur's Pass
Lake Coleridge And Rakaia Walks
Southbridge, Lincoln And Leeston Walks
Explore The Canterbury Region
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Explore Selwyn bound by the braided Rakaia and Waimakariri Rivers providing a variety of breathtaking scenery along the way.