Tag: Cycle Trails

Charming Creek Walkway West Coast NZ

Charming Creek Walkway West Coast NZ

Charming Creek Walkway West Coast NZ is just North of Westport is suitable for both walkers and mountain bike users. The entire trail, starting at Hector and finishing at Seddonville, is 19km long. It’s also suitable for running and is a Grade 3 Mountain Bike track. Getting There Charming Creek Walkway is located 35-40 minutes…
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July 10, 2017 0
Denniston Plateau West Coast New Zealand

Learn History of Coal Mining in New Zealand at Denniston

If you’re ever in Westport, a visit to the Denniston incline should be top of your list. Immerse yourself in the history of coal mining in New Zealand at this abandoned coal mining settlement, and get a sense of how life would have been for those who lived ‘on the hill.’ Getting There The Denniston…
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July 2, 2017 0
Old Ghost Road MTB Cycle Trail Tramping West Coast NZ

Old Ghost Road Cycle Trail

The Old Ghost Road is a rugged mountain biking and tramping trail which connects the old dray road in the Lyell (Upper Buller Gorge) to the Mokihinui River in the north.  Not for the faint hearted, it traverses majestic native forest, open tussock tops, river flats and forgotten valleys. A long-forgotten gold miners’ road, the…
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June 13, 2017 4
Things to see and do Westport New Zealand

Popular Walks, Cycle Trails & Activities in Buller

Westport is the largest service township in the Buller District. It’s often described as the wilderness gateway to the region, with access to an amazing range of outdoor activities and experiences. There’s an eclectic mix of retail shops, craft galleries and food & beverage outlets in the township. Westport also boasts a museum, a theatre…
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