Hauraki Rail Trail

Hauraki Rail Trail is one of the busiest cycle trails in New Zealand. An easy gradient allowing riders of all levels to take in some beautiful New Zealand scenery. The Hauraki trail starts just a short distance from the Rolleston motel in Thames, the centre of the picturesque Hauraki region.
160km of Cycle split into 5 sections allows choice of a scenic day ride the ultimate 3-4 day cycle tour. The Cycle trail is a grade one trail meaning suitable for all fitness levels and cycle skills.

The Hauraki Cycle trail is located 2 hours from Auckland, starting at the Gateway to the Coromandel, Thames and finishing in the home of the Hobbits in Matamata. Check out the video for more information or call the friendly hosts at Rolleston motel for more information. Group rates available for Cycle clubs etc

Hauraki Rail Trail cycle trail Highlights

  • Karangahake Gorge and New Zealand Cycle trails longest tunnel
  • Historical mining towns
  • Cheese Farm
  • Kaiaua seabird coast and wetlands
  • Antique shops in Paeroa
  • Waterfalls
  • Ohinemuri boutique Winery
  • Owharoa falls
  • Waikino train and station
  • Mineral hot pools (Te Aroha