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Old Ghost Road comes to life

Conservation Minister Nick Smith opened a 26 kilometre section of the Old Ghost Road cycle trail in Buller on 3 February. The project is a partnership between the Mokihinui – Lyell Backcountry Trust and the Department of Conservation. It is supported by community and business interests. The Old Ghost Road is part of the New […]

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/Trail Updates Slip on the Old Ghost Road Cycle Trail

Old Ghost Road conquers slips

Creative design and construction at its absolute best has seen the most difficult section of the Old Ghost Road conquered this week. The challenge, locally known as the infamous Suicide Slips, lay deep in the Mokihinui Gorge and dated back to the 1929 Murchison earthquake. The massive quake saw three sections of stock route, used […]

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Majestic rugged mountains, spectacular glaciers, wild coastlines, emerald blue lakes - it’s all here and within reach. New Zealand boasts an amazing variety of landscapes and equally amazing biking. This ultimate 14 day adventure offers the perfect opportunity to ride 3 of the famous cycle trails allowing you to achi...
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