Makara Peak, Wellington


Makara Peak is a rapidly developing MTB park a short distance from downtown Wellington. The trails are located on 250 hectares of regenerating native bush. you can feel a long way from town until the views open up from the peak giving great views back over the harbour.

The park is free to ride, though regular riders are encouraged to join to support ongoing trail and conservation work. More info on the park can be found here.

Downtown Backpackers
Downtown Backpackers Wellington is your best choice
Downtown Backpackers is centrally located right in the heart of downtown Wellington. We're minutes away from the ferry terminals, the Museum of New Zealand - Te Papa Tongarewa and the bars and cafes that add to Wellington's hip feel.
83 By the Sea Motor Lodge
Wellington Motel accommodation ideal for Inter-island Ferry passengers. Stay with us whilst biking in the Wellington area or traveling North or South via the Interislander or Bluebridge Ferry - we're an easy 10km from the ferry terminal.
Phone Number: 0800 500-757
Cycle Science
Phone Number: 045892822
Capital Cycles
Phone Number: 043856752
Bike Hutt
Phone Number: 045278715
Pack and Pedal Porirua
Phone Number: 042389860
Biking Mad
Phone Number: 049029544

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