Welcome to the Clutha Gold Cycle Trail. This trail is a highlight of the district and stands out as another jewel in the array of Otago cycleways, possessing its own distinctive allure. Its very exciting to see the extension of the trail from Lawrence to Waihola should be fully completed by Christmas if not before so keep an eye on our website for updates.
Noteworthy for its diverse scenery, the trail now extends to Waihola, covering 135km of a constantly changing landscape. Whether starting amidst the hills and rugged formations of Roxburgh or embarking from the serene beauty of Lake Waihola, the trail winds through rolling farmland, accompanied by the majestic Clutha River and includes many tunnels and bridges. Embark on a journey through the diverse beauty of New Zealand's rural scenery, where each day reveals a new facet of this picturesque environment.
New Operators to look out for.
- JR Farm Supplies- Bike Hire
Explore Lawrence at your own pace with convenient bike hire options, providing a delightful way to discover the town's charm and surrounding beauty on two wheels. Whether it's a day trip or an overnight adventure, you can also opt for Lawrence Bike Transfers to drop you off at various points along the trail, enhancing your cycling experience.
To enquire or to book an e-bike phone 027 675 4825 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Powerzone - Balclutha
Getting to the Clutha Gold Cycling Trail is effortless with the new e-bike hire shop in Balclutha, providing an eco-friendly and accessible way to enjoy the scenic journey along the trail. Powerzone hires both e-bike and carriers/racks
Lawrence is now abuzz with the exciting addition of two new food trucks.
- The Slippery Chip - this is a mobile food truck so check out their facebook page as to where they are.
- Wetherston Creek - Based at Goldpark Campground on Harrington Street
For accommodation options head to the website.
Check out the highlights of this amazing extension
Pedal on and savor every moment of your ride on the cycle trail, where each turn unfolds a new chapter of scenic delight. Happy cycling!