Hauraki Rail Trail™

The Hauraki Rail Trail boasts some of the best scenery New Zealand has to offer.

The Hauraki Rail Trail is one of the easiest cycle trails in New Zealand, with the 160km track made up of 5 sections. This allows for a range of scenic day rides to comfortable 3 to 4 day tour rides. As a Grade One cycle trail, the Hauraki Rail Trail is suitable for all fitness levels and cycling skills.

Other Highlights include: The stunning Karangahake Gorge (one of the “14 wonders of New Zealand”), Historic gold mining towns, intriguing shorebirds, RAMSAR Wetlands of international significance, and Luxurious mineral spas.

From the Shorebird Coast, through lush green Waikato farm lands, to areas rich in pioneering history, the Hauraki Rail Trail is the perfect getaway for a relaxed 2-3 day break.