Canterbury region

Brabazon Range from Crooked Spur Hut. Photo: George Iles.

Brabazon Range from Crooked Spur Hut

Map of New Zealand highlighting the Canterbury region.

Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation Park encompasses spectacular landscapes of ice-shaped mountains and broad glaciated valleys in the Two Thumb Range.

View the Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation Park brochure and map (PDF, 1,337K).


The park spans the Mid & South Canterbury and the Mackenzie Country & Waitaki areas. Two Thumb Range originates in the central Southern Alps/Kā Tiritiri o te Moana icefields, running south to terminate in the mountains above Burkes Pass.

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Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Alerts for Canterbury places


Raukapuka / Geraldine Office
Phone:      +64 3 693 1010
Full office details
Te Manahuna / Twizel Office
Phone:      +64 3 435 0802
Full office details