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You will find a huge variety of cycling opportunities throughout
Southland. So numerous are the options, cyclists of any level are
able to explore the region’s many tracks at their own pace. There are
possibilities for everyone ranging from technical mountain bike tracks,
cycle trails and road cycling, to New Zealand’s most accessible, indoor
velodrome located in Invercargill. Remember to ensure you have all
the right gear for a safe and comfortable ride, and there are bike rental
options in Invercargill, Stewart Island and Queenstown.
If you’re keen to head out and experience the best of Cycle South, top
• Southland is home to some of the best cycle trails in New Zealand,
particularly the Around the Mountains Cycle Trail. Designed to be
easy and accessible for all, they are a great option for those wanting
to explore at a relaxing pace.
• Numerous mountain bike tracks are available offering experiences
ranging from easy to challenging. Top locations include Northern
Southland, Sandy Point in Invercargill, Bluff, Western Southland and
• Road cycling is a popular activity with locals and a spectacular way
for visitors to experience the scenic south.
• The SBS Bank Tour of Southland is one of New Zealand’s most
famous cycling events and attracts world-class competitors every
Search Cycle South atwww.southlandnz.com