Waikato West Coast Adventure Tour

Event CategoryEvent Type
Road - Social Adventure Ride


When: Saturday, 26th - Sunday, 27th January 2019
Where: Honda Park Maramarua Forest
District: Hauraki

Maramarua is Signposted at Kopuku Road off SH 2 between the Maramarua Golf Club and the Red Fox Tavern.
From Auckland Allow about an hour. The turn off to the forest is on the right 2 km past the Maramarua Golf Club on State Highway 2. The signs and arrows will start here. (turn right into Kopuku Road, then follow the arrows and signs till you left on to Schumacker Road.

Organiser: Power Adventures
Greg Ph: 027 445 4429
Starts at: 9:00am
Other details:

Gauranteed suitable for Big Bikes - Africa Twin, GS, KTM, etc  (We will be guiding on a Honda Transalp Adventure Bike)

This tour will encompass some of the most senic west coast vistas and will include back country gravel, some seal, farm tracks (gravel), forestry tracks (gravel) and the course is Big Bike rideable by the average rider even on "enduro" type tyres fitted to big bikes.

We will visit spectacular water falls, Glow Worms, tunnel, windmills, beaches, seaside cafe's and more.

This is a GUIDED tour so there is little wriggle room for flat out blasting and this is not what we are encouraging. We are catering for the Adventure Tourer to have a relaxed and Big Bike friendly ride in some of the most scenic country around.

We will start at Maramarua on Saturday 26th January at 9 am where you can lock your tow vehicle(if you have one) behind two locked forestry gates. So safe as we can make it. We will provide transport for your luggage/tent/spares/etc by large van meeting you at lunch time and the night stop You purchase your own lunch and morning and afternoon teas but we will provide Saturday night dinner and Sunday Morning Breakfast

Saturday Night accommodation is varied with a first in first served basis for:


Prices for outsourced accomodation approximate at this stage.

We will return to Maramarua Forest HQ around 3:30 pm Sunday 27th January.

We will post a full detailed itinery very soon.

We are limiting this to 35 bikes.  BIG BIKES will have priority. You will need to book early to secure a spot on the ride and for accomodation of your choice.  We suggest you send an email of intention and we will put you on the list and send you a registration form so you can confirm your spot:


For more information, updates on this event plus cancellation and postponement notices, follow this link to the Power Adventures facebook page and like the page so that you get notifications quicker.

Small Bikes will go on a reserve list and may be included should the BIG BIKEs not fill the tour by the cut off date of 01 December.

Power Adventures is experienced in running Adventure Tours having run them in the 90's and early 2000's.  We have change our direction slightly cutting out race events and adding back tghe Adventure Fun stuff we enjoyed in the past.

We look forward to catching up ove Auckland Anniversary Weekend (end of Jan) 2018.