Walks - Bike Tracks (Morrinsville & Districts)

Walks/Bike Tracks

Heritage Trail Time 1hr 15mins Distance 2.7km

Take the time to explore the Heritage Trail.  This trail highlights some of the historic buildings and parks.  Step back in time and get a real feeling for the early history of the town.

Start Point: St Matthews Anglican Church

 

Holmwood Park River Walk Time 30 mins (one way) Distance 1.3km

This walk starts at the Holmwood Park subdivision and meanders along the river side.  It is mostly flat making it suitable for a range of walkers.  There is a reserve at the Northern end of the walk, featuring rolling grass areas with some small gardens, a pond (for storm water retention) and the Piako River.  There is space for a picnic.

Start Point: Holmwood Park Drive or Riverview Road

 

Lockerbie Park Walking Track Time 15 mins (one way) Distance 800m

Ideal walk for the whole family, paved parkways make it suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs.  The kids can enjoy some time out at the playground

Start Point: George Street/Willow Grove area

 

Morrinsville River Walk/Recreation Grounds Time 40mins (one way) Distance 1.8km

Enjoy a scenic walk along by the River, set amongst native bush, stroll around the Recreation Grounds.  This walk is family friendly.  There is plenty to see along the way, including a waterfall.

Start Point: Avenue Road South or Studholme Street

 

Parkwood Walking Track Time 10mins (0neway) Distance 600m

This walkway provides a link between several streets in the urban Parkwood subdivision.  The pathway follows the stream for a short way, making for a lovely scenic short walk.

Start Point: Golf Course Road

 

Pukemokemoke Bush Loop Track Time 1 hr 30 min circuit (20 mins to summit)

Distance Varies

40 hectare reserve.  Easy to moderate walking, from a few minutes to a day.  Track is mostly well formed,  some sections may be steep, rough or muddy.  Suitable for people with low to moderate fitness and abilities.  Clearly sign posted.  Stream and river crossings are bridged.

Start Point: Tauhei Road

 

Te Miro Forest Mountain Bike Track Time & Distance varies

A large network of mountain biking tracks in a beautiful and isolated setting.  Enjoy many views including the native vegetation and the large water reservoir that supplies water to the Morrinsville township.  A grass bank overlooking the reservoir provides an ideal setting for a picnic after your workout.

Start Point: Waterworks Road