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West Coast Wilderness Trail – Greymouth to Taramakau River

Possibly one of the greatest recent additions and assets for Greymouth and the Grey District would have to be the West Coast Wilderness Trail.  The trail starts in Greymouth and goes right through to Ross in the south – some … Continue reading

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Fat Biking Rapahoe Beach, Great Coast Road

There are lots of great mountain biking opportunities on the West Coast and with the right bike that includes mile after mile of pristine beaches. What’s that song Freddy sings “fat bottom girls you make this rock’n world go round” … Continue reading

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Wheeling Through West Coast Wonderland

The Wheels on the bike go round and round, round and round, round and round, wheels on the bike go round and round – oh my gosh forever!  Can’t believe I’m thinking this but I could do with a hill … Continue reading

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West Coast Wilderness Trail – Old Christchurch Road to Cowboys Paradise

It sure is nice to be back out on the bike again.  Not much time for riding over our busy summer season so we’ve (yes I do mean I’ve) been trying to get motivated to get some more time in … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Published!

Wahoo – super excited as I’ve been published in a beautiful magazine Say Yes to Adventure. In September Stephen and I mountain biked the Heaphy Track and shared our story with Hollie from Say Yes to Adventure which she found … Continue reading

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West Coast Wilderness Trail – Hokitika to Lake Kaniere, a Ride of Two Halves

Back on our bikes again and it is good to give the legs a stretch after our mission ride from our Heaphy weekend. This time we’re taking it a bit more easy and just making the most of the nice … Continue reading

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West Coast Wilderness Trail – Kumara Tramline to Boardwalk Kapitea Reservoir

Whew – that is quite the title isn’t it. One of the things I love about the West Coast Wilderness Trail is you can make your bike ride as long or as short as you like.  You have so many … Continue reading

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