Half-Day Guided Bike Tours

Enjoy a guided bike tour along the beautiful Karāpiro section of the Waikato River Trails or the Grassroots Velodrome to Mighty River Domain on Te Awa River Ride.

Our guides let you know what's coming up, and share their knowledge and history of the area as you soak in the surroundings of extremely popular section of trails. 


3 hours


8 years +

Tour Price

$139 p/p

Activity Grade

Beginner or Intermediate
(Grade 2-3)

Option 1 - Te Awa River Ride (Beginner)

River views, boardwalks, bridges, picnic stops all meet you as you make your way through to Lake Karapiro where your shuttle driver will take you back to your vehicle at the Grassroots Velodrome.

Option 2 - Waikato River Trails (Intermediate) 

Starting at Arapuni Dam or Swingbridge , our guides will let you know what's coming up, and share their local knowledge and history of the area. 

Meet at Riverside Adventures base on Horahora Road and hop on board a shuttle. You can use your own bike or hire one of ours - we have mountain bikes and e-bikes. 

Min. 2 people required

Option 1 - Te Awa River Ride

Beginner Section: 18kms

Starts at the Grassroots Velodrome and finishes at the Mighty River Domain, Lake Karapiro.

Option 2 - Waikato River Trail

Intermediate Section: 12kms

Beginning in Arapuni and finishes at our base on Horahora Road.


  • Bike hire: $139 p/p

  • e-bike hire: $159 p/p

  • Own Bike: $99.00

Optional extras: