Nevis Road Details
This is the highest public road in New Zealand. It is a very scenic but tough ride with 2 large hills. It has 26 or so river crossings. The road itself is not technical but the distance and climbs make it not for inexperienced riders.
Once a year the Pub to Pub Gutbuster Race is held on this road at the end of November. It runs from Garston to Bannockburn and buses are laid on to take you from the finish to the start, making it easier to complete.
Public road. A popular 4wd road.
Local Trail Association
More Stats for Nevis Road mountain bike trail
Altitude change59 ft
Altitude min1,106 ft
Altitude max4,173 ft
Altitude start1,106 ft
Altitude end1,165 ft
Distance climb18 miles
Distance down20 miles
Distance flat4 miles
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