Auckland Cycling Guide

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Top Cycling Routes in Auckland

  1. Airport Loop

    • Distance 38.9 mi
    • Elevation 2,121 ft

    Popular for weekday training rides, the Airport Loop offers a spectacular change of scenery. Riders will go from being in the heart of the city to spinning next to the bay and o...

  2. Waitakere Loop

    • Distance 37.8 mi
    • Elevation 4,091 ft

    Probably the most popular ride in Auckland, and for good reason. Great long ride with awesome hills and spectacular views over the city. There is a good cycle path beside the mo...

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  4. Triple Peaks

    • Distance 28.7 mi
    • Elevation 2,963 ft

    Conquer the three most prominent volcanoes in Auckland, each with great views over the city. If you find you want more, Auckland has over 50 volcanic cones dotted throughout the...

  5. Riverhead Forest MTB

    • Distance 10.8 mi
    • Elevation 1,099 ft

    Riverhead Forest features some spectacular MTB trails through a large pine forest. Certainly worth the drive if you are a keen mountain biker!

  6. Tour de Ranges

    • Distance 110.9 mi
    • Elevation 7,909 ft

    This route is not only a successful summer bike race called 'Tour de Ranges', but also a popular training loop for many cyclists. Approximately 108km, this loop is commonly exte...

  7. Tamaki Drive

    • Distance 19.9 mi
    • Elevation 1,475 ft

    Tamaki Drive is a popular route along the water with a designated lane for cyclists. Ask around and you're guaranteed to find that almost every cyclist in Auckland has ridden al...

  8. Woodhill Forest MTB

    • Distance 10.7 mi
    • Elevation 807 ft

    A staple among Auckland's mountain bike community, Woodhill Forest provides a vast network of trails with varying degrees of difficulty. Due to the quick draining sand base, thi...

  9. Waitaks Devonport Ferry

    • Distance 66.5 mi
    • Elevation 7,342 ft

    This magnificent ride shows off some of Auckland's cycling gems. Extend the Waitakare Loop by adding in the white sand beaches of the North Shore. Finish your adventure with a ...