Best mountain biking trails in Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

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Explore the most popular mountain biking trails in Manawatu-Wanganui with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of mountain biking trails in Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Top trails (7)
#1 - Ohakune Old Coach Road
Ohakune, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 4 h 6 m
This is a mixed use trail for mountain bikers, walkers, and trampers.Show more
#2 - Arapaepae Lookout Track
Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 3 h 58 m
#3 - 42nd Traverse Track
Owhango, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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Length: 27.6 mi
Start from Kapoors Rd carpark past National Park. This is a remote ride with no support options or bail outs. Plenty of water but not much else. A great ride on rough 4WD and quad bike tracks. Some good hard climbs too.Show more
#4 - Manawatu Cycleway on The Country Road
Hunterville, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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Length: 72.2 mi • Est. Multi-day
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.Show more
#5 - Fisher's Track
Owhango, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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Length: 16.4 mi • Est. 7 h 21 m
#6 - Mangapurua/Kaiwhakauka Track
Whangauni National Park
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Length: 40.8 mi • Est. Multi-day
#7 - Kaiwhakauka Track
Whangauni National Park
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Length: 26.8 mi • Est. Multi-day