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The Hawke's Bay Trails are fast becoming known as the best place to "coast" when it comes to cycling. Every age and stage can enjoy over 200 kilometres of on-road and off-road trails where you will see everything from mountainous lookouts and...more
Napier 4144, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Such a great choice of cycle trails to get all around Hastings/Napier areas. Awesum way to see some great sights and always have a destination for a meal or refreshments. Love the longer ride out to Puketapu where there can often be a band playing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank camaronz
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Recreational cycling has become a major within the Hastings, Havelock North and Napier area with the creation of a number of off road cycle/walkway paths. A smart way to exercise and retain a healthy lifestyle while observing the beauty of our glorious Hawke's Bay landscape...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Explore19295216997
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Many of the cycle paths were flat and well maintained. We did the 36km wineries loop and the river ride and thoroughly enjoyed the scenery and tranquility of the river. We had been assured that the paths were clearly sign posted, but there were times...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank StewartsVacation
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Individually these trails are fantastic, but as a connected network they are simply an outstanding way to experience this part of the region.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Tom S
Reviewed 8 August 2018

WE stayed in a campground in Westshore in our RV, and went out for walks and bike rides during the day. The Hawkes Bay bike trails are fabulous, such an asset to Napier and a great variety to close from. Trails around town or the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank wendy1811027
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Trails you can walk or take bike, around the area, including to Te Mata peak area and wineries, worth checking out

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 19 June 2018

To be honest, I cycle these paths whenever the sun is out and the wind isn't up. These are just perfect for some time out. The paths are clear of the road and well maintained. They get better views than the roads so are much...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank moniqueb451
Reviewed 4 June 2018

The walking trails around Napier are great for walking and cycling. Most are hard pack so the walking is easy.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank gjsamson
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We spent two days in Napier specifically to do some of the cycle trails and were not disappointed. We are in our 70's and now find that the cycle tracks around Taupo in the forest are getting beyond us. Napier trails suited us well -...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank IzzyTaupo
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The majority of HB trails are long stop banks adjoining rivers. You can do several loops which is always a nice option. Lots of lovely trees and picturesque countryside.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Sally C
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20 June 2018|
Response from tracyh716 | Reviewed this property |
I think you may be able to hire them in town
Al L
29 November 2015|
Response from HawkesBayNZ | Property representative |
Hi AI L, There sure is, you can download a copy of it from the Hawke's Bay Trails website or stop in at any local i-SITE to pick up a physical copy.