Te Aroha HRT ONE DAY RENTAL Waihi or Matamata return
Pickup Stanley Avenue Te Aroha Ph Colin 0800 400 900 book online
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Te Aroha to Matamata return (65kms) head south of Te Aroha on Whitaker Street (past the ISite), new track including concrete section then across the Waihou River to West Te Aroha ” Cafe Old Forge Kitchen ” ride on Manawaru visit “Cafe 77” trip passes under the Kaimai Ranges. From Firth Tower, it is a short journey into the township of Matamata, home of the Hobbition Movie Set. Cold refreshments and great food await at Matamata 25 Cafes and eateries.
Te Aroha Paeroa to Waihi ( total of 90kms) One Large Day Out
North Te Aroha to Paeroa ride along the base of the Kaimai Ranges to the Organic Cafe in the container after the High School Paeroa and turn to the right ( after the Cafe )and head to Waihi.
East from PAEROA TO WAIHI and return: Paeroa-Waihi – Return ( this portion 48kms) Travel from Paeroa through the Karangahake Gorge to Waihi. Take time to explore gold mines, relics and breathe in the majestic scenery. Return to Waikino. A whole day can be spent in the Gorge, exploring the historical mining site ie battery at Waikino and famous windows mine and plenty more to see and do including cafes and wineries or ride around the Waihi Gold mine Pit( 4kms) if you have time.
Shorter trip option (76kms) just go to the Karangahake Rail Tunnel and turn around (less14 kms from trip) this is the most spectacular part of the trip )