Dark green ride on map.
Prices (per person)
$60 bike hire E Bike $95 from our base – you bike all the way.
$75 bike hire E Bike $110 from our base – cycle one way – am or pm drop off/or collection
$85 bike hire E Bike $120 from our base – drop off and collection
$90 bike hire E Bike $125 Napier, Hastings, Havelock North- accommodation collection and drop off
Details – visibility vest must be worn – you need to be seen by the motorists…
Section one option one: Bike About base to Black Bridge by coach the start of your cycling day.
Section one option two: Riverbank and Coastal Pathway – Flat terrain 19.2kms
Cycling from Bike About Tours base you will join the Tutaekuri Riverbank Pathway to Awatoto, turn right and follow the Pathway beside the sea to the village of Clive then East Clive to Black Bridge.
Section Two: Landscape Ride – Tuki Tuki Valley – 21.5kms At the start of this section you have a 10 kms ride on riverbank pathway and onroad flat terrain.
It is import you take extreme care cycling this next section and wear visibility vest so you can be seen! In 2011 the Tuki Tuki Road had a huge makeover, realigning and widening… 2017 -Hawkes Bay Regional Council are speaking with 11 property owners to get permission for the pathway to be extend. The section is 15kms which has onroad cycling lanes in various places – meander along the flat terrain, around interesting bends, then windy hills and gentle elevation as you pass by rolling country side, vineyards, orchards and farmlands. Soak up the stunning panoramic views overlooking the Tuki Tuki River, Te Mata Peak and surrounding countryside.
At the bottom of valley, cross Red Bridge, pass by an avenue of young Oak trees, then to Craggy Range Winery, a combination of flat and hilly narrow terrain to Te Mata Road ( 2.6kms)
Section Three: Havelock North Wineries to Black Bridge 15kms
Coffee break at Craggy Range or Chalk & Cheese, explore Te Mata Estate Winery, Black Barn Vineyards, back track 3kms to River Road then join the Tuki Tuki Riverbank Pathway back to Black Bridge 7.7kms – where you will be collect.
Option: *Dinner (your cost) at the end of your cycling day at #Craggy Range or #Black Barn.
Option: continue on the Pathways back to Napier via Clive and Awatoto pathways. (19.2kms). DOWNLOAD TRAIL 717 PRINTABLE PDF WITH MAP & DIRECTIONS MAKE A BOOKING