Course Map

2020 will have 2 race options:

1. Cock Eye Creek, making it approximately 40km.

2. Mosquito Creek, making it approximately 40km. "30-90 minutes shorter"

 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.  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.