Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

Winter trail conditions

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.

(K)night Riders!

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

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New Track Status Page

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

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