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Heartland Rides

A real challenge when you travel a lot is finding time for that blast in the hills of the Hurunui big country that is so essential to recharge the body and mind. It’s always tricky to find someone available so...

Hauraki Rail Trail

My husband and I took off for an overnight camp in the Karangahake Gorge, leaving from Te Aroha. Tippi is our faithful sidekick and enjoyed the ride in her chariot while we were on the trail.

Biking Buddies Competition entry.

Alps 2 Ocean

A2O. One of the best rides in the country. Rip the Express Option and have five of the best days of your life.

Timber Trail

Biking with Daph is amazing. After having spent two days on the Timber Trail in 2017, a conversation ensued about how we could probably knock it off in a day.

Two birthdays later with two single day trips through the forest...

Waikato River Trails

Our 35th wedding anniversary! What a way to celebrate with my biking buddy hubbie Kerry...riding the stunning Waikato River Trails! New Zealand at its best, peaceful, serene..fresh air and happiness!

Biking Buddies Competition entry.

Remutaka Cycle Trail

I love the Remutaka Cycle Trail. The ride up to the summit is a great nice and flat incline. Coming down is awesome and you hardly have to peddle. The scenery and bridges and tunnels are just lovely. Here I...

Mountains to Sea

My riding buddy is my 14yr old son Myles who I can just keep up with, (I'm 54) we have ridden the Old Coach Road trail twice now, once last year in the middle of winter, a wet / cold...

Motu Trails

We love riding everywhere on the NZ cycle network as a family! This was our most recent ride on the Motu Dunes Trail. Can't wait to explore more!

Biking Buddies Photo Competition entry.

The Old Ghost Road

Travels with my Dad (and his mates). We have completed Ghost Road twice, St James and Heaphy. Next stop is the Paparoa Track.

It is a privilege getting to spend the time with Dad and sharing these experience with...

Timber Trail

We are celebrating 40 years of marriage by spending three months travelling and riding as many of the New Zealand cycle trails as we can share. The Timber trail was our anniversary present!

Twin Coast Cycle Trail

My partner and my friend are my biking buddies. On my birthday early this year, we decided to bike the Twin Coast Cycle Trail for two days. Unluckily, it rained the second day so we said we'd do the other...

Heartland Rides

This is my best riding buddy and partner crossing the wooden log bridge on Charming Creek, part of the Old Ghost Road Roundabout. We both love riding and have ridden lots of the Cycle Trails in NZ. We are about...