The bike-mad residents of Nelson Tasman know a good trail when they see it. Actually, many of the mountain biking parks were hand-built by locals themselves. The region is criss-crossed by a spaghetti-like network of world-class trails. It's been rated as a Gold Riding Centre by IMBA. In short, if you like cycling, this is just the place to explore.
From gentle coastal rides to easy urban trails to bone-jangling adventures, mountain biking in Nelson Tasman has it all. Tasman's Great Taste Trail and the Dun Mountain Trail are cycling highlights, where the views will leave you as breathless as the pedalling. Many visitors come here for the wealth of things to do outdoors and the towns are built for bikers, so rest assured if you're planning a trip to Nelson Tasman, you'll be well looked after.