The Club owns a Personal Locator Beacon or PLB. If you are organising your own mountain bike trip in the back country, you may borrow it. Conditions; free to borrow, but only for club members and must be booked in advance so we can ensure there still one for club trips. You have to pick
Category Archives: Tips and Tricks
Riding in the wet can ruin the tracks, so to avoid contributing to any damage, make sure to check the track reports that identifies what trails are open for riding. We now have links to the Christchurch and Craigieburn Trails on our website.
Hey all, No, we’re not renaming the SlowRiders to the ‘Knight Riders’ for the winter months, or growing hair like David Hasselhoff’s in the 80’s! We’re talking about lights, if you’re wanting to continue to ride after work in the winter (like our very popular SlowRider rides) you’ll need some decent lighting. We’re not discussing
Ben Young has been developing a new status page concept for the Christchurch Port Hills tracks. It pulls the data in every hour or so and updates his site and also sends a Tweet out if a track status or ranger comment has been modified. If tracks are closed/avoid there are a couple of blocks at the
Park Tool have a useful repair guide for the tinkerers among us…