Bike friendly self-contained, fully equipped motel accommodation located in the heart of Taumaranui. Your perfect place to stay when exploring either the Timber Trail (just 20mins to the shuttle bases) or Mountains to Sea - Nga Ara Tūhono.
Welcoming riders since 1998, with a range of accommodation options and all-inclusive packages exclusive to our guests in the heart of rural Pureora. Dedicated shuttles, bag and car transfers, meals and bike hire – so no waiting for confirmations!
Epic Cycle Adventures
Epic are the Timber Trail experts. We ride the trail regularly for you. Mid-point glamping, soak up the magic of the forest. Shuttles and transfers, bike hire, we have it covered from Ongarue. Let us enable your journey.
Fully guided and self-guided logistics all sorted. Bike specialists based in Taupō we sort everything your trail ride from bikes, accommodation, and shuttles. We are your central north island trail experts and can customise your journey to suit.
Great Rides App
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Situated at Pureora Village, these DOC forestry huts are fully equipped for your self catering stay. Pack in your food and bedding and relax knowing you are at the start of the trail ready for an adventure.
Timber Trail Farm stay
Situated at Waimiha, we are the perfect base for families and groups. Our large fully self-catering fully equipped homestead in a rural setting. A great base to walk, bike, farm activities or relax. Links to shuttle operators.
Timber Trail Lodge
In beautiful Pureora Forest, in a remote location halfway along the Timber Trail, you’ll discover a lodge offering a warm welcome and comfortable surrounds, great food and the company of other bikers.
Timber Trail Shuttles
Your transport solution to and from the Timber Trail. Taking care of all your transport needs including shuttles, baggage transport, bike hire (including ebikes). Day trip options and support for the classic two day ride.
Situated in the Waimiha Valley, this fully equipped self catering house sleeps 10 (perfect for groups and families). Ride, walk and explore the area. Connections to one of the local shuttle companies and bike hire if required.