Important Dates

From time to time, the Hūnua Traverse will need to be closed for pest control and safety. Please also note any events happening on the Hūnua Traverse.


Please note: These dates will change, please check before you ride.

All weekdays

Ōtau Mountain Road closed to cyclists due to forestry harvesting. Please use alternate access points

01 Dec

Full Hūnua Traverse opens

15 Jan

from 8pm

Evening Pest Control – Hūnua Ranges Regional Park (Upper Mangatawhiri Valley and access roads) closed overnight

20-25 Feb

Tour Aotearoa Brevet – event participants anticipated on Hūnua Traverse