Easy - Remutaka Cycle Trail

Petone to Maymorn – 35km 3-5 hours

An off road cycle path from Petone foreshore along the Hutt Valley beside the Hutt River. Plenty of picnic spots and swimming holes.

You could also use the train to/from Upper Hutt and Petone or Wellington to make it a one way ride.


Featherston to Cross Creek – 9km 1 hour

An off road trail along Western Lake Road from Featherson through rural landscapes to Lake Wairarapa and the ruins of the historic railway settlement at Cross Creek. The ruins include old work and turntable pits, chimneys and foundations. The Fell Engine which worked the route to Wellington was considered an engineering marvel at the time.

Add on a visit to the Fell Engine Museum in Featherston.

You can get to Featherston by train from Wellington.  

There are shuttle options from Cross Creek to make this a one way trip with Martinborough Shuttles and Rimutaka Shuttles.


Other Flat Easy Rides

Woodside Trail – Greytown

Henley Lake and Queen Elizabeth Park – Masterton

Opaki Cycle Tours - Masterton

Cycle the vines - Martinborough


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