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See the sights at the perfect pace on walkways, hiking and biking trails including four New Zealand Great Rides. There’s something for everyone – from nature trails and gentle cycle paths, to challenging wilderness adventures.

  1. Cycle the scenic Arrow River Bridges Trail from Arrowtown to Gibbston, then treat yourself to a post-ride wine-tasting
  2. Sidle around a rocky lakeshore on the new Lake Dunstan Trail between the heritage precincts of Cromwell & Clyde
  3. Cruise along the peaceful Clutha Mata-au River on the family-friendly Clyde to Alexandra River Track

4. Flat Top Hill

Tackle some of Central Otago’s world-famous single track on the mountain biking trails of Flat Top Hill

5. Delve deep into the flinty history of Otago’s mightiest river on the twin Roxburgh Gorge & Clutha Gold Trails

6. Enjoy stunning scenery, tunnels & bridges on the Auripo to Lauder day ride of the Otago Central Rail Trail

7. Head to the pine-scented groves of Naseby Forest for mountain bike rides for all ages and abilities

8. Harbour Cycleway

Tick off the city sights on Dunedin’s Harbour Cycleway and other urban cycle paths

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