The Hauraki Rail Trail

The Hauraki Rail Trail

The Hauraki Rail Trail runs from Thames to Te Aroha and alternates between surburbia, riotous colour, sea and farmland. Being new into cycling we only tackled the Thames to Kopu leg of the Hauraki Rail Trail which was about a 15km return journey – just enough...
Cycle tracks on the North Shore

Cycle tracks on the North Shore

Years ago I used to rattle my way down the Ngauranga Gorge on my old Warehouse bike in Wellington on my way to work each day but its taken us a while to get biking as a family.  Finally though we have the 5 of us set up on new bikes so the focus has now moved to...