Issued 28th Jan 2023 - The Coromandel has experienced a severe weather event, with a state of emergency declared on 3 Feb 2023. As a result, SH25a and the Tapu Coroglen roads have been closed.
Some local DOC campsites are closed, and Te Whatu Ora Waikato advises everyone to not use coastal beaches, lakes, rivers and streams until at least 48 hours following heavy rainfall due to potential bacterial contamination.
Please take care in and around the region and keep up to date through the following agencies.
3 night’s accommodation
2 x E-Bikes OR 2 x Standard bikes for 4 days
Bike bags/light backpacks for water bottles and snacks
Helmets and bike locks
All transfers, including luggage
Coffee and cake at The Wharf in Thames to get you started
Ice cream at Convenient Cow at Hikutaia
Entrance to Historical Maritime Park and Museum
Snack pack each evening at your accommodation
Secure parking for 3 nights while riding the trail
6 Wharf Street