Course Map

2018 route to be confirmed, very similar to 2017, 2018 will take in Cock Eyed Creek, with another small change towards the end of the ride, making it approximately 42km.

New route with entrance to Mosquito Creek

Course Map for Gold Trail

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  • 40km Mountain Bike Ride
  • Start Elevation 49 meters
  • Max Elevation 342 meters
  • Gain 653 meters
  • Please note:

    That a number of roads used for this event are on private land and to access these roads you will require permission from the individual land owners.  Some parts of the route may be accessed by obtaining a “Forest Access Permit” from Ngai Tahu Forest Estates Ltd’s forest managers, PF Olsen Ltd.  The route from year to year may also change due to forestry work in the area.  Please refrain from trying to ride the route outside of the event without obtaining the appropriate permissions.