Self Guided Rides

Welcome to the Self Guided Ride Series allowing you to explore and find new places to ride your bike.  They have been hand picked from my guided and own personal rides.

The range include family rides to ones that require more effort.  Including road, gravel, single track and shared pathway.  Something for every riding ability. 

If you are unsure if a ride is suited to your requirements please don’t hesitate to ask me for suggestions

Each ride has details of where to park, facilities close by and what to expect with the ride. 

Popular Puhoi, just north of Auckland    
Road – Gravel – 50km

Clifton Peninsula, Whitford, East Auckland 
Family 4km – Road 7km – Shared path – 10km

Hunua Valley Loop & More, Auckland 
Gravel Road + single track options 14km+ Family Skills Park and Dam Ride 3km

Pohutukawa Coast, Auckland 
Road, Shared Pathway, Gravel & Grass paddock options  4 Routes ride them separate or add together Family Friendly Routes included.  Shortest Route 4km.  Total ride there & back 60 km

Hunua Rural Ride – includes Hunua Falls 
Tarmac – short gravel section – 19km
Designed for the recreational cyclist who would like to gain confidence riding on rural roads.  Very Scenic Ride