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Cycling the Alps 2 Ocean trail in New Zealand

The Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail is the longest continuous ride in New Zealand and takes in some of the country’s most incredible scenery. From New Zealand’s highest mountain, Aoraki Mt. Cook, the trail descends over 2000 ft and travels 300km to the coastal town of Oamaru. Summary There is …

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3 Days on the West Coast Wilderness Trail

In the midst of the Southern Alps on the West Coast of New Zealand, lie a series of tracks carved by pioneering gold-miners. Today these old tracks, together with extensive water races, logging tramways and historic railway lines, form the West Coast Wilderness Trail. Summary Riding the West Coast of New Zealand …

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