• Sections of boardwalk surrounded with flax and ti kouka provide access through the wetlands north of Lake Mahinapua

West coast Wilderness Trail

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Riders on last summer’s Tour of Aotearoa labelled the West Coast Wilderness Trail as the best trail they rode in their 3000km plus odyssey from North Cape to Bluff. Given the tour weaved through much of the Nga Haerenga New Zealand cycle trail network, that’s a big call. Trip Advisor says: “There’s a reason this [...]

  • Cycling through golden fields - near Jollie carpark, Aoraki/Mt Cook in the background

Alps 2 Ocean one of New Zealand’s Great Rides

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The Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail is a 301km formed cycling trail that takes you from the foot of Aoraki/Mt Cook to the Pacific Ocean at Oamaru, and is New Zealand’s longest continuous cycle trail. It features a mix of surfaces from formed smooth shingle and dirt tracks, to gravel roads. There are also small [...]