Gold Trail

Shantytown to Moana

The Start

Gold Trail Mountain Bike Ride starts at Shantytown, 10km south of Greymouth.

40km Ride:

Gold Trail will start outside the Fire Station at Shantytown to the sound of the steam train whistle and riders will then ride down the Main Street of Shantytown and ride through the Historic Township riddled with history of the gold mining era of the West Coast. 

There is transport to the start from Moana (limited to 11) and back to the start from Moana (limited to 60) for you and your bike. Transport back will following prize giving at the Moana Hotel.





Shantytown opens for competitors and spectators, breakfasts, coffee and foods available

Race Brief, Shantytown start line outside the Golden Nugget Saloon

Race Start, outside the Golden Nugget Saloon

Map of Shantytown Layout:



Race Brief in Shantytown Car park. Race Start outside Shantytown Fire Station.

2017 Race Start: