Hauraki Rail Trail - Day Rides, Paeroa

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Set off on some of the most picturesque cycle rides in the country with Hauraki Rail Trail - Day Rides, an operator offering adventures on bike trails winding through rock tunnels, around waterfalls, and across multiple suspension bridges. Depending on your prefences and fitness level, choose from various trails like Thames to Paeroa, and Waihi Pit Rim Trail. Along the way, riders have plenty of reasons to get off their bikes. Explore tunnels lit by glowworms, peer out rock-hewn windows onto a massive gorge, or watch gold being discovered in an open-pit mine. While the trails are not extremely challenging, young children may have trouble. Helmets and bike locks are provided, but bring your own flashlight to explore the tunnels. Arrange to visit Hauraki Rail Trail - Day Rides and other attractions in Paeroa using our Paeroa vacation planner.
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  • May 22, 2017
    The section from the tunnel to Waihi is fun and spectacular. Other sections are less interesting, mainly farmland  more »
  • May 7, 2017
    Our own bikes were damaged on the way down from Auckland ,so we had a delay and had to hire bikes at short notice. Michael at the bike hire had our hire bikes delivered to our accommodation so we coul...  more »
  • April 13, 2017
    Did the road between the towns of Paero and Te Aroha shortly after the passage of the cyclone, a real adventure, since some places were flooded and animals were seen at all times on the trail. The landscape is beautiful, between farms, rivers and mountains on the left side of the road, the trail pretty easy to make and well signposted, for those who practise exercises is a bearded, as did this stretch of 21 km walking, a line only. I hired the Agency Hauraki Gulf Rail Trail to take my luggage between these cities, were on time, correct and professional super recommend this company.
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