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A self-supported, bike-packing adventure
for women in Aotearoa / New Zealand

Kirikiriroa / Hamilton to Taupō
Pick your own start day - Finish Sunday 10 December 2023

Starting in Kirikiriroa / Hamilton and following the Te Awa River Ride, Waikato River Trails and Great Lake Trails to Taupō.

You determine your own start day and the distance you bike each day but you should aim to finish in Taupo between 3-5pm on Sunday 10 December and celebrate with others who rode.

The route is approx 210km with around 2900ms of climbing.

The ride takes in stunning scenery as it follows the Waikato River. It goes along quiet roads and some fantastic, not to mention brand-new, bike trails. There are accommodation options and food stops along the way so there is an opportunity to refuel and stay in places with bedding provided.

It's the perfect opportunity to try your hand at a self-supported bike adventure.

Registrations for the 2023 ride are closed.

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