Cycle Trail 613  Gimblett Gravels    -  90% Pathways.

Duration: 5 to 6 hours    Flat terrain
8 plus  Wineries -  2 of these make  beer on site,  1 cidery, 1 Pub            

Option: you can be dropped of directly at  a winery of your choice
17.24kms drop off and collection  Trail 613
Options for a longer ride: plus kms above
11.64kms Drop of at Chesterhope Bridge
7.3kms Drop of at Oak Avenue
45.48kms to  and from Bike About Tours base                   

 Places of interest to visit
Paritua Winery,   Sileni Estate,   
Alpha Domas,  Abbey Cellars & Brewery, Oak Estate  & Kitchen, Ash Ridge Wines  & Cafe    Trinity Hill & Brewery, Unison Vineyard & Cafe,  Stonecroft Wines, Zeffer Cider, Pask Winery. Rooster Brew House 

Highlights 
This wine growing area covers 800ha, 90% of the land is planted in red grape varieties the other 10% white grape varieties. Handcrafted wines produced from 9 plus wineries in this area have won a multitude of Gold Medals & trophies. It is a wine lover’s paradise that is full of surprises, a wide range of  fine wine varieties for you to discover in your glass – that showcase the regions potential and growth. Be enthralled by the passionate enthusiastic cellar doors teams.                                                

Please ensure you book the wineries and lunch venue prior to the days cycling, if you don’t do this there is a possibility of being turned away on the day

Refer bottom of page for a Download of Trail 613:                    
Printable PDF with full details of this trail & maps

Not included: Wine tasting - Food - Activities 

Bike Hire  from Bike About Tours base                                                             $65 Bike hire - E Bike $105   You bike all the way.
 $75  Bike hire - E Bike $115   Cycle one way - am or pm drop off /or collection.
 $95 Bike hire - E Bike $135   Drop off and collection return to Bike About base.


Accommodation collection and drop off plus transport to/from the trail of your choice.
Transport - Bikers - Bikes
$105  Standard bike:   Napier, Hastings, Havelock North  
$145 Electric bike:       E Bikes to be book in advance please

Note: Outside these areas price on application

Single supplement if transport is required.    $15 Napier $25 Hastings /Havelock North      

Morning collection by mini bus
9.30am Napier   10.15 to 10.30am Hastings /Havelock North                                                
or advise a time that suits you best        

Afternoon collection by mini bus
Summer:  Phone call  around 4.pm                 Winter Phone call  3.30pm

to advise collection point that suits you best (not Riverbank Pathways).                             

Bikes back at base
Summer 5.15 to 5.45pm                 Winter 4.45 to 5.00pm
if you are going to be later than the above times a courtesy phone call please 

COVID 19 – a note from the wineries  At the Cellar Door Government mandate requires us to scan vaccine passports for all our guests. Please have them ready to scan when you enter.
  

Included in your package
Bike About Tours provides top of the range bikes, most bikes are fitted with gel seat covers, handle bar bags, panniers for your wine and other goodies, bike stands, key padlocks for bikes.   We supply first aid and puncture repair kits;   a detailed map of the Cycle Trail of your choice, helmet or you can bring your own.  High visibility vests are not compulsory – we have them in stock if you wish to use one, or bring your own.   Note: The majority of our Electric bikes don’t  have handle bar bags!

Enjoy your ride in sunny Hawke's Bay


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