WELCOME TO HAWKE’S BAY

HAWKE’S BAY CYCLE TRAILS

Bike About Tours welcomes you and your friends to sunny Hawke’s Bay – ‘New Zealand’s cycling capital’ with more than 200km of cycle pathways. Discover Hawke’s Bay’s unique diversity and fabulous landscapes, along with its best kept secrets that will unfold before your eyes as you cycle the roads, pathways and foreshore of this beautiful region of New Zealand. Our focus – just for you – is a fabulous, stress free, fun healthy day cycling or a Self Guided Cycling Holiday where you connect mind, body and soul as well as experiencing nature at its best.

Choose a cycle trail that suits you best, from Bike About Tours series of Winery Rides, Cycle & Explore rides & longer trails for the Experienced Rider.


Winery Rides

Hawke’s Bay is New Zealand’s second largest wine region with over 150 years of heritage wine making. The Winery Rides are relaxed, spreading from the coast through to Gimblett Gravels.

・Trail 501: Napier Historic Wineries
・Trail 503: Wine & Chocolates
・Trail 505: Puketapu Loop
・Trail 508: Wine, Ale & Cider
・Trail 613: Gimblett Gravels / Ngatarawa Wineries
・Trail 616: Cidery, Brewery, Winery
・Trail 716: Kidnappers Coast
・Trail 719: Kidnappers Coast & Havelock North

ALL WINERY RIDES

Cycle & Explore

The Cycle & Explore rides are flat, easy and perfect for families. They provides panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and include the Ahuriri Estuary, a sanctuary for endangered wetland wildlife.

・Trail 512: Wetlands, Westshore, Ahuriri, Coastal & iWay Pathways Loop of Napier
・Trail 513: Wetlands, Bay View, Coastal Pathways, Inland iWays Loop
・Trail 517: Awatoto Loop
・Trail 614: Hastings Icons – Hastings & Havelock North Wineries
・Trail 615: Hastings Icons & Wineries

CYCLE & EXPLORE


EXPERIENCED RIDER

The Experienced Rider trails explore the picturesque Tuki Tuki Valley where riders will enjoy views of the impressive Te Mata Peak and surrounding rolling countryside. Ohiti Valley Panoramic Loop is a back country road full of surprises.

・Trail 717: Tuki Tuki Valley Panoramic Loop
・Trail 830: Bay View Loop
・Trail 832: Ohiti Valley Panoramic Loop

EXPERIENCED RIDER

CYCLE HOLIDAYS

Options from 1-4 nights. Bikers will be transported to a start point that is manageable for their days cycling and collected in the late afternoon if required. This allows plenty of time to fully explore each chosen area. Wherever possible we return to base on an alternative road which gives you a greater overview of the Hawke’s Bay.

・1 Night: 1 & 2 Day Cycling Options
・2 Nights: 1 & 2 Day Cycling Options
・3 Nights: 2, 3 & 4 Day Cycling Options
・4 Nights: 3, 4 & 5 Day Cycling Options
・5 Nights: 4, 5 & 6 Day Cycling Options
・7 Nights: 8 Day Cycling Options
・10 Nights: 9 Day Cycling Options

ALL CYCLE HOLIDAYS


MAP OF CYCLE TRAILS

We have coloured the Hawkes Bay Regional Council’s trail map with our own routes to give you a birds-eye view of where to go.

SEE THE MAP HERE

“Thank you so much for the four day cycling experience around the Hawke’s Bay. You offer and provide the most amazing and supportive service which we truly appreciated. Your bikes are beautifully maintained, obviously by an expert! Thank you again for obtaining the bike that was just right for Alison. Your energy and commitment is second to none. Hope to see you again next year.”Jean & Keith from Hamilton, Alison & David from Wellington (Cycle Holiday Package)