Te Iringa

Te Iringa is a 38km long return mountain bike ride and one of the most technical grade 5 trails in New Zealand. For avid mountain bikers this is trail you must tick off your bucket list.

The Te Iringa trail is a DOC managed trail set deep in the Kaimanawa Forest Park backcountry. Navigating steep hills, stream crossings, wetlands and fallen trees will challenge even the most expert of mountain bike riders - and this is what makes it so special.

While the trail has had a significant upgrade in recent years, it still has long carry sections and should only be attempted by expert riders, or those who have plenty of gear to stay out overnight.

Distance 38km
Grade 5
Time required 2 days
Phone coverage Intermittent
Satellite locator Strongly recommended
Toilets None
Shuttle Yes, pick-up and return services available. Book shuttle services prior to departure.

Physical address:
Clements Mill Road
Kaimanawa Forest Park