The Five Waikato River Trail Sections

About The Waikato River Trails

As a member of the New Zealand Cycle Trails network, the Waikato River Trails are a fascinating, adventurous ride showcasing New Zealand's longest river the Mighty Waikato. A multi purpose trail ideal for mountain biking, walking and running, the trails provide access to areas previously seen by only a few. The trails are ridable all year round, however an extra layer or two will be required in the winter months.

The ride can best be described as a cresesdo of sights amongst beautiful landscapes. Around each corner you will experience something new. The villages along the way provide accommodation and cafes with the best of heartland hospitality.