Suzuki Trail Tamer

Event CategoryEvent Type
Offroad/Trail Trail Ride
Rescheduled from Sat 24 Nov 2018 to Sat 01 Dec 2018


When: Saturday, 1st December 2018
Where: Puketapu Road, Taupo
District: Taupo

The event venue is located on Puketapu Rd, about 10 minutes past the Kinloch turnoff. Look for Epic Events signs & arrows.

Classes: - Suitable for all abilities 2 wheels ONLY – NO QUADS sorry.

Long 35km, with expert and novice tracks off this. Kids grass and forest trails.

Flowing forestry trails, native, pine & gums, and old farm tracks on pumice terrain.  Awesome variety and great traction! All weather rideable.  Trails also include single track and EXPERT ONLY sections.

Organiser: Epic Events
Claire Ph: 0275 1444 19
Sign in from: 8:30am
Starts at: 9:30am
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A brand new Epic Trail ride in an epic location

Don't miss this brand new 1 day trail ride in the same Epic location as the 4 Hour endurance race. Brand new trails! Expert loops! Kids and novice loops!

Suzuki Trail Tamer is run from the same base we use for the 4 Hour event, and the location provides so much variety.  The main trail is approximately 35km long and features big berms flowing graded trails, free draining soil (can ride when wet), mega traction, great variety to suit all abilities!

Trail Tamer is available to us for one day of the weekend only. Let's make the most of these fantastic new trails!

Sign on from 8.30am. Tracks open 9:30am to 3pm.

Enter on the day.  Pay by cash or cheque.  Adults $60.  Kids 15 years or under $30.  Families (Family members only no exeptions Mum, Dad + up to 3 kids) $130.

Fire extinguishers are compulsory for adult riders and can be bought on the day for $30.

Food: Food Caravan sells hamburgers, bacon and egg rolls, hot dogs, hot chips, cold drinks and espresso coffee, tea and more.

Safety Gear: Helmets, long trousers, long sleeved tops and leather boots that cover the ankle are compulsory.  (Gloves, goggles, knee pads, kidney belt and body armour are strongly recommended).  Kids on Kids tracks near the base may wear gumboots.  Click here for all event safety rules.


Accommodation: There is no camping on site.  Epic Events recommends staying at and soaking in the thermal hot pools of or Wairakei Resort in Taupo. Try book a bach in Kinloch!

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