Lismore forest reopened for Club members

Lismore mountain bike park has been closed to the club for 2 years due to logging and all trails need work to make them rideable. Some trails will, unfortunately, be permanently closed. Notification will be made as the trails become rideable and an “Open” put next to...

Sunday rides

The Whanganui Mountain Bike Club organises rides most Sundays. The rides vary somewhat in experience and fitness level, but are generally suitable for beginners. The club members share transport and help each other out in case of mechanical failure or other mishap. On...

New Squeeze bars for Pauri

This week new squeeze bars were installed at the back of the Pauri area of the Araheke MTB tracks. A big thank you to all those who made this happen – a first for Whanganui! Thank you to Haig Elgar who made them, to Derek Johnson for installing them with a bit...

Whanganui Dirt Warrioresses – Tuesday evening rides

Hi all For all those women out there who would like to join a group of like-minded mountain biking enthusiasts, go to Michaella Laird (Mac)’s Facebook site https://www.facebook.com/WhanganuiDirtWarrioresses/ where she advertises weekly rides on a Tuesday...

Kiwi kids bike races 2019

Whanganui’s annual Kiwi Kids’ Bike Race series is back! Last year more than 100 kids turned up at the St Johns Hill grounds to take part in the first of the three bike-race events held in Whanganui. For the past five years the Whanganui Mountain Biking...

Hyltons Pit Open for Riding

Good News! A professionally built track the ”Bikeshed Shredder” (900m) is open for riding. The Shredder, lower PD and other tracks offers more than 5km of excellent riding at Hylton Pit. Happy Riding!