Katikati Greyhound Cycle Group


September 7 Waihi Beach Ride. Meet 9.00am at Surf Shack, Emerson Road. Leader Keith Howie (to be confirmed)

September 14 Tauranga adventures with Lex Spenser. Meet at Palmers Welcome Bay, Ohauiti Rd 9.30 am

September 20-22 Opotiki Explore

1. Arrive Opotiki by own means on Wed 20th Sept ready for Dune Ride at 1.30pm (20Km return)-easy ride. Meet at Memorial Park where the Dune ride starts. 

2. Arrange own accommodation in Opotiki, but meet at top end of Armstrong road - Andrew Taylors orchard for Shared meal at 5.30pm. ( Please bring a contribution to the meal/BBQ) Armstrong road is out from Opotiki, over the bridge,turn left from town, then right and keep right for approx. 3km, look for Armstrong road on the left. 

3. Thursday AM leave Opotiki by shuttle for Pakihi track, (20km) this takes approx. 3 hours and ends up back in town, suitable for E bikes, with 1 or 2 narrow pieces which can be walked if preferred.

An option is to be met at the end of the trail ride and be transported back to town to avoid riding back on the road,(24km).
Alternatively, a town ride is arranged for an easier ride, with Marg Green (local cyclist) as a guide. 

4. An extra night in Opotiki is an option, and possibly another ride on Friday AM

Enquiries to Peter Carson - fayenpete@gmail.com

Please advise numbers to Peter by 10th September, in order to book a shuttle.

September 28 Hauraki Rail Trail. Meet at Waihi Train Station, Wrigley St Waihi 9.00 am Two options this week.

Option 1: ride to the tunnel and return to Waihi for coffee

Option 2 Ride to Paeroa for lunch (The Refectory) and return

Leader (s) appointed on the day