Mountains To Sea Cycle Trail

From the flanks of Mount Ruapehu to the coastal shores of Whanganui, the Mountains to Sea Cycle Trail is a route encompassing majestic mountains, stunning native forest, and the spiritual, cultural and historical highlights of the Whanganui River.

Distance: 217kms (including a 32km river transfer)
Grade: 2-3
Average Time
: 3-5 days
Start: Ohakune or National Park Village
Finish: North Mole, Whanganui

The Mountains to Sea Cycle Trail takes in the alpine majesty of Mount Ruapehu, the historic Ohakune Old Coach Road, the fascinating Bridge to Nowhere as well as jet boat and kayak transport options for the Whanganui River link to Pipiriki. From there follow the picturesque Whanganui River Road and take in the beauty and history of the area before arriving at the Tasman Sea in Whanganui. Alternatively take Fishers Track from National Park to Whakahoro and Kaiwhakauka Track to join up with the Mangapurua Track.

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