Hospitality and accommodation close to the start of the Pureora Timber Trail, one of the most spectacular of 18 NZ Cycle trails.
This is the one-stop-shop for couples, who want to do part of - or all of the Timber Trail. We assist with accommodation, transfers, drop-off and pick-up, luggage, meals or fully serviced packages.
This spectacular 85 km trail is an easy grade 2 if you start from the Pureora end, riding mostly downhill. Most cyclists like to do the ride in 2 days and we will assist to make your trip hassle free.
The heritage of the Pureora Forest Park with it's disused logger's tramway and some spectacular new suspension bridges and ridges will put a big smile on your face.
The Pureora Timber Trail starts at the DOC office in Pureora and takes riders mostly downhill through the Pureora Forest Park, passing through four ecological areas showcasing remnants of the great forests that once dominated the area. The trail traverses the culturally significant Mount Pureora then runs along the western side of the Hauhungaroa Range before dropping down to Ongarue. If started at Pureora, the trail represents an easy grade 2 and is accessible for riders of moderate fitness - Starting from the other end only experienced bikers should attempt this magnificient cyle route, part of Nga Haerenga - the great NZ Cycle Trail.