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Bike News Features - South Island

Six cycle routes will be completed in Christchurch thanks to funding from the Government’s investment in shovel-ready infrastructure as part of the COVID-19 recovery.
By Sam Masters.

Christchurch – a pretty shitty city or one of the best located mini-metropolises on the planet? Perspective is important. 

By Nicole Montgomery.

It seems as though in my recent days I solely plan my epic adventures on days the weather is absolutely crap! 

By Nicole Montgomery

What is one to do when you have been given a Christmas holiday and your family is too far away to visit? Spend a few days in the wilderness of course! 
By Roy Sinclair

The road is a reminder of how rural roads once were. I cruise beside fields of farm animals. 
By Stu Waddel

Crammed end-to-end with breathtaking views over bays and beaches, quiet roads and a huge variety of riding possibilities, Banks Peninsula is an unspoilt, relatively undiscovered cycling gem, right on the doorstep of Christchurch.
By Rebecca Holden

Rolling into Queenstown, bike loaded on the back of the car, I was here for one reason and one reason only: the rad riding I’d heard so much about. 
By Rebecca Holden

Queenstown. Renowned for its beauty and christened the adventure capital of the world, this area once attracted people from all over the world in their droves because of gold.
By Dave Mitchell

As far as river valleys go the Hopkins must be one of the best for all sorts of reasons, some solid and some liquid, but mostly because it’s always a great ride amongst awe inspiring mountains, waterfalls and glaciers.
By Cam Bisset

Situated just off State Highway 72, just south of the Rakaia Gorge at the base of the Mount Hutt Skifield Access road and close to the busy wee town of Methven, lies the Mount Hutt Bike Park.
By Bob Frame

The 360, or ‘Meurky Walk’, showcases Christchurch’s varied and fascinating ecology.
Words by Stu Waddel. Images by John O'Malley.

Selwyn has a lot going on; within the region there are six sensational ski areas, quintessential club ski areas, plus the fast-growing and popular Porters Ski Area.