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Remutaka Rail Trail Cycle Tour from Wellington

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    Stop At: Rimutaka Rail Trail, Wairarapa end of the Rail Trail via Cross Creek Road, Wellington New Zealand

    Remutaka Rail Trail, from Maymorn / Kaitoke to Cross Creek

    Duration: 6 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick you up from your accommodation in Wellington / Lower Hutt at 9am
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Tour ends with drop off at your accommodation
    • All food and water provided - snacks, light lunch, tea and coffee, water.
    • All equipment - mountain bikes / eBikes, helmets and other safety gear, racks and a pannier bag for your personal effects.
    • All transport - shuttles to and from your hotel / pickup point, and any other transports required throughout day.
    • Knowledgeable and friendly host, who will provide information regarding the trail and what to expect throughout the day.
    • All taxes/fees are included in the headline price - no hidden extras.
    • Entry/Admission - Rimutaka Rail Trail
    • Ecludes on-trail guide - our friendly staff will brief you and answer any questions you may have, but the trail is really easy to follow and full of information stations, so a guide isn't really necessary.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please provide the following at time of booking, so we can make sure your day goes smoothly:
    • Info regarding your dietary requirements - eg "no seafood please", "gluten free", "vegetarian"
    • Your approximate height (for bike sizing) - inches or cm are fine.
    • The address that you would like our shuttle to pick you up from at 9am - anywhere in Wellington or the Hutt Valley is fine
    • Trips are subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund at your discretion.
    • Limitations:
    • Minimum age is 12
    • Maximum of 12 people per booking
    • Please wear appropriate clothing for outdoor activity. During the warmer months, this means shorts and a t-shirt for riding, and a light jacket in reserve. During the colder months you may prefer long pants or tights (nothing baggy that may catch on the bike!), with a tshirt, fleece and light jacket in reserve. Closed shoes - running shoes are perfect - must be worn at all times.
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 30 May 2019

    A great day out. Dave was friendly, helpful and made sure we had an awesome day. The trail is an easy ride, but the tunnels make it so much fun. The Summit Tunnel is a massive highlight! If you are considering a day out on...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    1  Thank therealLexC
    EveryonesAdventure, Manager at Cycle Remutaka, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2019

    Thanks so much for this review! Glad you had such a great day out - the Remutaka Incline Trail is one of our favourite parts of the Remutaka Cycle Trail, we love the tunnels too! See you again soon :)

    Reviewed 22 January 2019

    Fantastic Cycle Adventure. Well organised and well supported . Cruisey day 1 cycling by Hutt river. Spectacular Rail Trail Day 2 and Rugged coastal scenery Day 3 . Took one e-bike and one conventional mountain bike... both excellent quality. Great accommodation..first night spectacular views at...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
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    EveryonesAdventure, Manager at Cycle Remutaka, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2019

    Many thanks for your review! Glad you had such a great time out on the trail, and enjoyed staying at the accommodation as well :) See you again soon!

    Reviewed 9 October 2018

    A group of four of us with average levels of fitness enjoyed a wonderful cycle ride over the Rimutaka Rail Trail on Saturday. I planned it earlier in the year, after contacting Dave at Everyone's Adventure and I really appreciated his prompt responses and his...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank LycraTour2012
    Reviewed 3 October 2018

    Great day out for our family of 4, including 2 teenagers - 14 and 16 years. Trail had good variety of terrain, views and features. Cycled easily from Kaitoke to Cross Creek car park and we only ever cycle when on holidays. Gusts of wind...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank Anne S
    Reviewed 18 June 2018

    I have done this trip twice so far this year with a biking group. On one occasion we drove and parked in the car park...The other ride we travelled by train from Lower Hutt to Maymorn station it is an easy 10 ks ride to...More

    Date of experience: March 2018
    Thank miles52
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    Sherrill C
    2 July 2018|
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    Response from Roger F | Reviewed this property |
    The Rimutaka ride is a three day ride when considering available accommodation, i.e. 2 nights accommodation only. Daily distance is less than 50km/day. We completed the whole circuit from Wellington back to Wellington, this... More
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