RideRotorua.com with everything you need to know about mountain biking in Whakarewarewa Forest, right on Rotorua's southern outskirts. Ranked #8 world wide MTB destination (and #1 in the Southern Hemisphere) by Red Bulls Red Bulletin magazine.

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RideRotorua.com for all you need to know about mountain biking (MTB) in Whakarewarewa Forest.

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With detailed descriptions of over 150 kilometres of trails, maps, events, weather links, accommodation providers, bike services and rentals.

RideRotorua.com was built by MTB riders for MTB riders and "live" since August 2007.

The World's Best Trails?

It's a bold claim. But the thousands of locals and visitors who mountain bike the Whakarewarewa network every year will all tell you it is a magical place with fast and flowing trails through an exotic mix of giant Redwoods, Eucalyptus and native ferns.
In a country with great mountain biking, these trails on the southern outskirts of the city are the finest.

Trails - from beginners to scary!


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Physical address

RideRotorua.com, Whaka Forest, Rotorua, Rotorua, Rotorua, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
24hours a day if you have lights
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
15 minutes drive, 20 minutes ride
Proximity to coach terminal:
5 minutes drive, 10 minutes ride
Proximity to town:
5 minutes drive, 10 minutes ride

Pricing and Conditions

Other charges:
Mountain Biking in Rotorua is free

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