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. Plan to see Hauraki Rail Trail - Day Rides and other attractions that appeal to you using our Paeroa trip itinerary planner .
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  • We brought our own bikes (from Hamilton), arrived at 11am and completed this "out and back" ride leisurely in four hours. The ride was a bit bumpy due to our hybrid tires/tyres, but certainly tolerabl...  more »
  • The section from the tunnel to Waihi is fun and spectacular. Other sections are less interesting, mainly farmland  more »
  • 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 »

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