Bridge to Nowhere on the Mangapurua Track



The Mangapurua and Kaiwhakauka Tracks are two stages of the Mountains to Sea Cycle Trail. The two tracks have various entry/exit options

35.5 | 40 km one way

Walking and tramping

2 - 3 days Advanced: Tramping track

Mountain biking

1 day Advanced: Grade 4

Seasonal restrictions

Mangapurua Track is closed to cyclists each year from Kings Birthday to Friday before Labour Day. 

Stay safe in the outdoors

  1. Choose the right trip for you. Learn about the route and make sure you have the skills for it.
  2. Understand the weather. Check weather forecasts
  3. Pack warm clothes and extra food. Check gear lists
  4. Share your plans and take ways to get help. Share directly or use the Outdoor Intentions form or Plan My Walk. Take a distress beacon. 
  5. Take care of yourself and each other.


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