Welcome to West Coast Rail Trail
Your FREE Cycle Trail Booking Service and Info site
Bike Hire, accommodation, bags bike & people shuttles. Advice, trail maps and activities along the way
Go guided or DIY. Organise yourself or take a Package.
It's Four Days and 122 kms of Relaxing Fun
Day 1: Greymouth to Kumara (27.6 kms),
Day 2: Kumara to Milltown (32.5 km),
Day 3: Milltown to Hokitika (30.1 km),
Day 4: Hokitika to Ross (32.4 km),
The whole trail is split into sectors, do as many or as few sectors as you like.
These sectors look great! Check out the photo gallery.
Here is what the West Coast Trail is all about.
It's about having Fun times with friends… joined by a bike.
Your ride can take 4 days or 4 hours with many exit points
A photographers paradise: wild coasts, alpine lakes, lush rainforests
A Land peppered with country pubs, city cafes and the Rogues and Rascals of the Gold Rush both dead and alive
Birdwatchers: 54 species visit the first wetland on day one alone
Fishing: We are famous for fish. Trout, deep sea, salmon, surf casting
Do a deal with one of the many backyard jade wood and bone carvers
Some of the Activities on route Shantytown, White and BlackwaterRafting, Zip lining, Kayaking, 4x4 Mud Park, Jade Carving, Glow-worms, Rainforest Cruise, farm visit, fishing, Montieths Brewery, and of course the West Coasts awesome Wild Foods menus every where.
And I’ll eat my hat if you cant find yourself some gold or Jade to take home
The West Coast: Arrive as a visitor but you’ll leave as a friend
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