Trail Safety Update: Temporary Closures (Great Taste Trail & Dun Mountain Trail)

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Due to the current state of emergency and extreme fire risk, the Dun Mountain Trail is currently closed along with all NCC backcountry reserves. The following sections of the Great Taste Trail are also closed until further notice:

  • All trails on Rabbit Island and Rough Island
  • All trails in Kaiteriteri MTB Park including Easyrider
  • Higgins Rd from Mt Heslington Rd to Edward St
  • Wai-iti Domain to Quail Valley Rd
  • Spooners Tunnel from SH6 access points
  • Pigeon Valley Road between Wakefield and Dovedale

We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Please keep an eye on the Heart of Biking website, or Nelson Cycle Trails Facebook page for the latest updates.

Our thoughts go out to those affected by this event, and the emergency services and volunteers helping to fight the fires.