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Bike News Features - South Island

By Andy Hunt

Situated in the backcountry behind the ski town of Methven, and an easy two-hour drive from Christchurch, sits the Hakatere Conservation Park: 60,000 vast hectares of rugged mountain wilderness, beech forest and crystal-clear rivers and lakes.
By Paul Smith

When mountain bikers think of Marlborough, I suspect the Sounds and the Queen Charlotte Track first come to mind. While that is a great ride, there is far more to the region. 
By Reuben Williams

I headed up to Nelson for Easter weekend to catch up with family and tick another well-known bike track off my list, the Coppermine Saddle, a one day trail ride on the doorstep of Nelson City.
By Rick Woodward

Ross Mackay and I intended leaving Wanaka on Friday for three days and nights of self-supported bikepacking — mainly offroad over the Crown Range to Queenstown, then across Lake Wakatipu, around the Mavora Lakes, then up and across the Nevis Pass — travelling some 400km over three alpine passes. 
By Roy Sinclair

Commencing a cycling adventure, sitting in a comfortable train carriage, I have a commendable role model. In March 1878 American author Mark Twain planned walking tour of Europe.