This is an incredibly beautiful 1100km ride. Depending on your pace, it is one of the tougher bikepacking rides, so the reward is huge! :)
Bikepacking events in New Zealand
Here you will find most (hopefully all!) bikepacking events, brevets and get-togethers in New Zealand.
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Distance: 1100 km Kopiko Aotearoa is a route across the North Island of New Zealand from East Cape to Taranaki (or the other way if you prefer). The first start […]
Distance: 1350 km Elevation Gain: 22,000m+ Terrain: Singletrack 140km / Hike-a-bike 50km The Tour Te Waipounamu bikepacking race will start at Cape Farewell on Sunday 14 February 2021. It will […]
Taking in around 1100km of the deep south, the Tuatara departs from Invercargill offering an alternative way of racing through the Southland countryside. Starting on the last Saturday in February, you can expect a healthy challenge, plenty of small towns and lots of rugged coastline.