Explore the trails
The Motu Trails is distinctive in its own right.
Your journey will cover as many uphill climbs as downhill glides. It will hug the spectacular Pakihi Stream. It will traverse the rolling hills of the historic Motu region and provide breath-stopping views of the Pacific Ocean.
The Motu Trails spans an area rich in history and natural beauty. It is a journey that traces the steps of the early missionaries and a journey of discovery....
Suitable for the recreational cyclist or those of us who prefer to amble and take in the scenery! Take a picnic, stop and admire the vistas and enjoy what the East Cape has to offer - pure beauty.
Dunes Trail - easy, 19km
Motu Road Trail - intermediate, 78km
Suitable for adventure and mountain biking junkies who approach life with haste! Although these trails are not technically difficult, we recommend riders to have a competent level of mountain biking experience.
Pakihi Track - advanced, 44km
Loop Trail - advanced, 91km