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Kids Bike Taupo Event - Mahi Aroha

  • Craters of the Moon Mountain Bike Trails Carpark, Karapiti Road (map)

Get the kids out on their bikes in the forest trails! Mum and Dad you can tag along too! Supported exploring of the easier tracks at Craters Mountainbike Park, Wairakei Forest.

-       To provide the opportunity for people to explore Craters Mountainbike Park, Wairakei Forest without the required Bike Taupo membership

-       Learn about mountainbiking with support from experienced riders

Grade: 1-3, depending on track

Transport: Meet at carpark, own transport needed

Duration: 2 hours maximum

Minimum age: All ages

Cost: Koha

Weather: The only weather that would stop the event would be very strong winds and/or heavy rain.


  • Ride to your ability. Stay on the track and if you get lost, wait for Tail End Charlie and/or phone organisers. Cell phone a good idea.

 What to bring…

  • No water in park – bring your own.

  • Sensible riding clothes and shoes.

  • Food if necessary

  • Sunglasses/ sunscreen/ sunhat

  • Personal medication

  • Own bike and helmet if possible, but there will be some to borrow.

Note – the Trip Leader reserves the right to refuse anyone who is insufficiently equipped

Enquiries to .

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