Manawatu Cycleway on The Country Road is a 72.2 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near the city of Rangitikei that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.
A 126km on-road New Zealand Cycle Trail from Mangaweka to Palmerston North City. The Manawatu Cycle Trail on The Country Road is a 126km on-road ride and is part of the New Zealand Cycle Trail. The route traverses quiet and scenic roads between SH1 at Mangaweka to Palmerston North City. Grade: Advanced Duration: 2 days Trail Surface: 80% sealed road, 12% gravel road, 8% gravel path Getting there: Buses go to Mangaweka, and both buses and trains go to/from Palmerston North City.