Take it easy
Take your time to enjoy the variety of walking tracks and bike trails throughout The Coromandel.
Boasting over 40 walking tracks from remote beaches to heritage areas in the rugged ranges, there's something for everyone.
We’ve got your accommodation, shuttles, bike hire and bucket list experiences sorted with a range of quality packages, so you can take it easy!
All our walking tracks are accessible and well signposted, allowing for spontaneous short walks as well as longer, planned hikes.
Take it Easy in the Northern Coromandel by hiking high up into the hills, deep into Kauri groves and down to the sea with some of the region’s most picturesque trails such as the Coromandel Kauri Block, New Chum Beach and Matamataharakeke Trail at Waikawau Bay. Both mountain bikers and hikers will enjoy the magnificent Coromandel Coastal Walkway, and breathe in that good for your soul feeling it provides.
Enjoy the variety and ease of exploring Mercury Bay and beyond by bike or on foot. Home to Whitianga Bike Park, Shakespeare Cliff, Matarangi Bluff and more, there are plenty of options that can easily be connected and done in a day.
In the South-Eastern Coromandel, experience the region’s mining history up close by pedaling or hiking through old relics and remnants of the area’s bygone era. Hike through Broken Hills at Puketui Valley, Wentworth Valley near Whangamata, and the stunning Karangahake Gorge for a good for your soul wander through the changing nature of time.
In Thames and surrounding areas, riders of all ages and abilities can enjoy trips from town to town, pedaling any section of the 197km Hauraki Rail Trail at your own pace, with plenty of stops for culture and cuisine along the way. For experienced riders, pedal your way up proud mountain ranges in Thames, Whangamata and Kauaeranga Valley that reward with breathtaking panoramas and thrilling downhill singletrack you will not forget in a hurry.
The biking and hiking trails throughout The Coromandel are there to be enjoyed by everyone. Experience new challenges, new views, new valleys and vistas. Take it easy on The Coromandel by taking your foot off the gas, and soaking up our glorious sights on foot or by bike. You’ll be glad you did.
Need to know, before the journey begins
To make sure you get the best out of your adventures in The Coromandel, we've teamed up with some local characters to give you the low-down.
Check us out before heading over. Webcams at Kaiaua, Whangamata and the Coromandel Coastal Walkway
Before and after entering our kauri forests follow these simple hygiene procedures to help us prevent the spread of Kauri Dieback.