ST JAMES CONSERVATION AREA

The Government recently purchased St James Station in the back of Hanmer and reverted it to a conservation area. Being 78,000 ha it has some great day and multi day rides in it and below are two of them. The best one I have done so far is the Lake Guyon loop starting...

Poulter River Ride

This is wide river valley on the edge of Arthurs Pass National Park and is a trial by DOC to see how mountain biking goes within a national park.  The ride starts from the Mt White road and drops down into the valley. The track then generally follows the river up the...