Tāpapakanga Regional Park - Mountain Bike Track (7km)
Mountain biking is welcome at Tāwharanui Regional Park with some easy family mountain biking along metal farm tracks as well as some more challenging grass and dirt riding on the hills of the South Coast and West End Tracks. Great views are available for all difficulty levels.
The two-way farm tracks are also used by walkers, park vehicles and farm animals so please keep to the left on these tracks and be aware of other track users. Mountain biking is prohibited along bush-walking tracks but is allowed on bush vehicle tracks.
- North-South Coast Tracks (9km)
- West End Track (6lm)
The mountain bike tracks are located in the north-eastern section of Totara Park and suit a range of skill levels. There are nine tracks:
- Fatman's Revenge (easy)
- Pony Express (easy)
- Gutsa (advanced)
- Kids' Loop (easy)
- Scrubber (easy)
- Anaconda (easy)
- Challenger (intermediate)