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Hawke's Bay Trails

Napier 4144, New Zealand
+64 6-834 1911
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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 beautiful lowland rivers to endangered wetland wildlife and the sweeping Hawke's Bay coastline.
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“off road” (8 reviews)
“great trails” (5 reviews)
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Napier 4144, New Zealand
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+64 6-834 1911
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

1  Thank happysheepChina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Monique B
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

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

1  Thank gjsamson
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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

1  Thank IzzyTaupo
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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.

1  Thank Sally C
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We have done the wine loop twice. Returned to do a couple of the others over 2 days. Saying that get the map from I site that has the different trails coloured on it We have hired bikes and also arrived with ours. Either way...More

1  Thank Tracy H
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Great concrete pathway and limestone trails, so you don't have to go on the road very often. These are flat and great and easy to ride. We loved going to the Puketapu Pub, with the added bonus of a cold beer and lunch to keep...More

2  Thank harrybax74
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

If you are going for a cycle make sure you do the trail ride from Havelock North down the TukiTuki river and along the coast to Clifton. About 50km return trip but all flat, smooth trail, and eating options along the way

1  Thank Wawata
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

These are great. There is a range of cycle trails of varing lengths both inland and coastla and several have cafes at the end or along them. There are also trails past a large number of Hawkes Bays amazing wineries (also many of which have...More

1  Thank nick a
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

The trails are a pleasant way to get to some excellent wineries but they are not a top class activity in their own right. The trails are not all that well marked and at times run trough some heavy industry areas. If you choose to...More

Thank Gus L
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Lisabeth J
20 June 2018|
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Response from Tracy H | Reviewed this property |
I think you may be able to hire them in town
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Al L
29 November 2015|
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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.
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