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Waikato River Trails

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_section full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1558048027878{margin-top: 30px !important;margin-bottom: 100px !important;}” el_id=”contentsection”][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row_content” gap=”35″ css=”.vc_custom_1558048131408{margin-bottom: 50px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172378809{margin-bottom: 20px !important;}” el_class=”font-30″]The Waikato River Trails lets cyclists and trampers get up close and personal with New Zealand’s mightiest river – and is a boon for local tourist operators.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172393149{margin-bottom: 20px !important;}”]The Trails form part of the New Zealand Cycle Trails network and are managed by the Waikato River Trails Charitable Trust.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172402148{margin-bottom: 20px !important;}”]They’re part of the Region’s ongoing commitment to making the South Waikato a “must visit” destination for tourists who prefer their holidays a bit more outdoorsy.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172410932{margin-bottom: 20px !important;}”]Starting at the village of Atiamuru in the south, the network of Trails meander their way up the river to Lake Karapiro 103 kilometres to the north.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172434598{margin-bottom: 20px !important;}”]Along the way visitors are treated to native and exotic forests, wetlands, (and all the wildlife that goes with them) volcanic outcrops, a gorge and even a few suspension bridges and dams.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172450800{margin-bottom: 20px !important;}”]There’s a thriving tourist industry linked to the trails too.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172461936{margin-bottom: 30px !important;}”]Over twenty tourism operators are dotted along the route, providing much needed services to trail travellers. These include cafes, accommodation, bike hire and shuttles.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172474547{margin-bottom: 30px !important;}”]Accessibility is a big plus. The natural serenity of the Trails is just a few hours travel from Auckland; the major metropolitan areas of Hamilton and Tauranga are even closer.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1559172485443{margin-bottom: 30px !important;}”]The Waikato River Trails Trust continues to enhance the beauty of the area, planting over 13,000 native trees every year.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”806″ img_size=”full” image_hovers=”false” css=”.vc_custom_1561613599848{margin-bottom: 30px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][/vc_section][vc_section disable_element=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1579474204920{margin-top: 100px !important;margin-bottom: 100px !important;}” el_id=”contactus”][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row_content” equal_height=”yes” content_placement=”top” el_id=”contactus” css=”.vc_custom_1552109065026{margin-top: 100px !important;margin-bottom: 100px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1552464792885{margin-bottom: 15px !important;}”]

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