As New Zealand’s original Great Ride, and the trail that inspired the New Zealand Cycle Trail network, the 150km Otago Central Rail Trail follows a historic railway line from Clyde to Middlemarch.
The trail delves deep into the heart of Central Otago as it winds its way through the vast rocky landscapes, spectacular gorges, railway tunnels, viaducts, and preserved gold mining settlements.
Experience the famous ‘southern hospitality’ from friendly locals as you explore rural farming townships and indulge in the regions own wines and orchard fruits at one of the many cafés and restaurants.
Take a detour to the vibrant Blue Lake at St. Bathans, unleash your competitive side at the International Curling Rink
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