Cycling is a spectacular way to explore the Alpine Pacific Touring Route. 

From the sub-alpine and alpine terrain of the Hanmer Springs & Hurunui District to the rugged coastline & mountain ranges of Kaikōura and the many forests, beaches and parklands of Christchurch, cycling your way through the Alpine Pacific Touring Route is a must do for people of all levels and skills.

Cycling in Kaikōura

Kaikōura Cycling

Kaikōura offers a variety of spectacular mountain bike trails to explore the varied majestic landscapes from rugged coastlines to mountain ranges. There are tracks for all levels of experience ranging from casual family trails to challenging climb adventures. Biking in Kaikōura is seen as an excellent way get around town, explore the area with its varied landscapes and for the more experienced a way to get a full workout.

The tracks are ride-able all year around with exceptions depending on weather conditions. Bike with comfortable layered clothes and suitable warm gear in winter as weather can change fast and unexpectedly.

For more information on tracks or mountain bike/ e-bike rentals please visit the Kaikōura i-SITE. Further details about the tracks and maps can be found on the Kaikōura Cycling Club website.

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Cycling in Hanmer Springs

Hanmer Springs Cycling

The sub-alpine and alpine terrain make Hanmer Springs the ultimate destination for the avid biker. A broad variety of flat forest to rugged alpine tracks will keep the cycling enthusiast occupied for hours.

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Cycling in Cheviot

Cheviot Cycling

Whether it's road cycling or mountain biking, there's simply no better place to get on your bike than Cheviot.

From woodlands to dramatic surf beaches, the scenery is spectacular so get 'on ya bike' and start exploring this sensational part of New Zealand.

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Cycling in Christchurch

Christchurch Cycling

Grab the bikes, pack a picnic and enjoy a great family day out exploring the forests, beaches and parklands of Christchurch. 

For the more adventuroust he Port Hills are home to a variety of tracks for both technical and non-technical riders with the added bonus of spectacular views, a must-do for any cyclist spending time in Christchurch.

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