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Cycling & Mountain Biking

Put pedal to the metal cycling the length and breadth of New Zealand, or blow your hair back (with a helmet on) navigating NZ's many purpose built Mountain Biking trails.

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North IslandRuapehu

Turoa Downhill Madness, 1000m descent!

North IslandTaupo Region

A group about to start a ride on the Mountains To Sea Trail

Explore the NZ Cycle Trails and mountain bike rides with Tread Routes. We will help you choose the ride that suits you best. Whether you are looking for an easy half day ride or a multi-day epic adventure, Tread Routes will make all the logistics easy.

North IslandRuapehu

The Bridge to Nowhere - Mangapurua Track

Bridge to Nowhere

Mangapurua Track - NZ Cycle Trail

Bridge to Nowhere

Mangapurua Track - NZ Cycle Trail

Time: 4-5hrs riding and a jet boat ride, Distance: 35km, Cycling Grade: 3

North IslandBay of Plenty

North IslandAuckland Region

One of our recent groups

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South IslandCanterbury

Enjoying the view in Mackenzie Country

South IslandCanterbury

North IslandRuapehu

Arriving at the top of the Ohakune Mountain Road

Time: 40mins, Distance: 17km, Cycling Grade: 2

North IslandWaikato

South IslandCanterbury

A walking group at the hut.
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North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

GIS Cycle Tours

A fun way to explore the Gisborne region


South IslandWanaka Region

Time: 30 min, Distance 1.5lm

North IslandNorthland

North IslandRotorua Region

Primo riding in the Redwoods

The Redwoods

Mountain Bike tracks

The Redwoods

Mountain Bike tracks

Time: short and long rides....

South IslandCanterbury

The perfect family day out at McLeans Park

Loop Track. 30 mins on a bike

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Mountain biking in Rotorua is amazing!!!! The Redwoods have heaps of tracks of varing difficulty and are easy to navigate around. There are lots of places where you can rent bikes from. There is even a shuttle to bring you to the top.


South IslandNelson Region

The 38km Dun Mountain Trail loops between Brook Valley and the Maitai Valley and is a grade 3 mountain bike ride.

South IslandMarlborough

North IslandRuapehu

Start of the Old Coach Road

Time: 2hrs, Distance: 15km, Cycling Grade: 2

South IslandCanterbury

Little River Rail Trail - Christchurch

Distance: currently just over 30km, it will be 45km when fully completed

South IslandCentral Otago

Cruising up to one of the many tunnels