Dark green ride on map.
Prices (per person)
$65 from our base.
$75 from our base, with transport to OR from the trail.
$85 from our base, with transport to AND from the trail.
$90 with accommodation collection and drop off plus transport to and from the trail.
$100 to $130 Electric bike.
$15 Baby Seats from
Section one option one: Napier 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 Greenmeadows in Napier 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: Experienced Rider – Tuki Tuki Valley – 21.5kms
At the start of this section you have a 10 kms ride on flat terrain, the next 15kms is a combination of winding hills to gentle elevation and flat terrain. In 2011 the Tuki Tuki Road had a huge makeover, realigning and widening – especially to keep cyclist safe.
Join the Tuki Tuki River bank pathway to Moore Road (6.8kms) then right into Tuki Tuki Road 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 terrain to Te Mata Road ( 2.6kms)
Section Three: Havelock North Wineries to Black Bridge 15kms
Coffee break at Chalk & Cheese Cafe, Explore Te Mata Estate Winery, Black Barn Vineyards, *Red Barrel, 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: You have the option of staying for *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).
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