Great Lake Trail Waihaha section Boat and road transfer package. (Own Bike one way shuttle)
- Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Kinloch
- Product code: GLTWaihaha
A. Taupo I site pick up- If you wish to be picked up at the Taupo I site departure is 9am sharp. Please be there at 8:50am (free parking around the Taupo marina)
B Whakaipo bay entrance pick up- If you wish to be picked up in Whakaipo bay, Pick up is at 9:20am at the entrance of Whakaipo bay. Park your car at the shelter in Whakaipo bay(with the trail maps) which is all the way to the right along the gravel road, then ride back out to the entrance on Mapara road. approx. 10min ride..
C. Kinloch pick up 9:45am we pick you and your bike up from the shelter next to the fire station in the marina carpark. (opposite the marina)
NOTE- We can offer this trip mid week by charter using a smaller boat with 6 max people and bikes.
Towering volcanic rock cliffs, spectacular views and a waterfall hidden deep in the Waihaha Valley are highlights of the Waihaha section. The trail has been built with flowing corners and fun downhills, and some short switchback climbs to keep you honest! and transfer you to Waihaha, the beginning of this trail. Please note that in winter there is only one option scheduled for the boat pick up at 3 pm....In summer there is an earlier option. If you are a big group we can offer other times by negotiation.
You then ride the 31km to the lake where a boat will pick you up at the pre determined time to transfer you and your bike back to Kawakawa bay or Kinloch and your vehicle. Highlights include the Waihaha waterfall, stunning lake views, echo rock and of course the scenic transfer on Great Lake Taupo back to Kinloch at the end of this stunning ride.
Add BIKE HIRE - Full suspension $105
E-Bike Hard tail $115
E-Bike Full suspension $145 (only large and Medium currently available)
This is a Grade 3 trail and is suitable for bikers with previous trail riding experience.
Guide available on request.
You will receive more trail info via email at the time of booking.