Explore the amazing landscapes of Central Otago along with the rich goldmining and old railroad history along the 151 km cycle trail.

Central Otago Rail Trail

Explore the amazing landscapes of Central Otago along with the rich goldmining and old railroad history along the 151 km cycle trail.

Central Otago Rail Trail

Explore the amazing landscapes of Central Otago along with the rich goldmining and old railroad history along the 151 km cycle trail.

3 - 5 Days 151 km
  • Highlights:
  • Historic places
  • Amazing scenery
  • Tunnels
  • Hospitality
 
DETAILS

The Central Otago Rail Trail can be peddled in either direction, starting from either Clyde or Middlemarch, in either is full length or shorter exploratory day trips.

Depending on levels of fitness in the group, days of holiday taken or the weather you can choose the ride the entire distance taking between 3 to 5 days. There are many many choices for accommodation, food and coffee stops along the way as well as many tunnels, bridges and photo opportunities to keep you busy.

Being an old rail way line the entire trail is wide, well maintained and with only very small gradients making it accessible for all fitness and skill levels.

Organising transport options from either end is easy with many operators offering shuttle and bike hire services, see our listed business below for further information.


Bike Hire

Bike Hire | Clyde
Trail Journeys - Clyde
Explore the amazing landscapes of Central Otago along with the rich goldmining and old railroad history along the 151 km cycle trail.

Central Otago Rail Trail

Explore the amazing landscapes of Central Otago along with the rich goldmining and old railroad history along the 151 km cycle trail.

Central Otago Rail Trail

Explore the amazing landscapes of Central Otago along with the rich goldmining and old railroad history along the 151 km cycle trail.

3 - 5 Days 151 km
  • Highlights:
  • Historic places
  • Amazing scenery
  • Tunnels
  • Hospitality
 
DETAILS

The Central Otago Rail Trail can be peddled in either direction, starting from either Clyde or Middlemarch, in either is full length or shorter exploratory day trips.

Depending on levels of fitness in the group, days of holiday taken or the weather you can choose the ride the entire distance taking between 3 to 5 days. There are many many choices for accommodation, food and coffee stops along the way as well as many tunnels, bridges and photo opportunities to keep you busy.

Being an old rail way line the entire trail is wide, well maintained and with only very small gradients making it accessible for all fitness and skill levels.

Organising transport options from either end is easy with many operators offering shuttle and bike hire services, see our listed business below for further information.


Bike Hire

Bike Hire | Clyde
Trail Journeys - Clyde