Murchison to Tapawera

Ride Length
81 km
Riding Time
4-8 hours
3: Intermediate

This touring route connects Murchison to Tapawera via State Highway 6 and a quiet back road between Glenhope and Tapawera.

After riding 41km up State Highway 6 from Murchison cyclists need to turn off onto the Tadmor-Glenhope Road. This road has gravel sections and passes through forestry and farmland near the route of the old railway line.

There are no stores between Murchison and Tapawera so make sure you take plenty of supplies.