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Cycling New Zealand - books and maps

Every year, thousands of people cycle in New Zealand and abroad. Some are New Zealanders looking for a different adventure, and some are tourists who want to view New Zealand at a different pace.

The following books are either "how to" books, or books written by people who have cycled and who share their experiences. Also included below is a selection of maps that could be used for a cycle tour of New Zealand.

Looking for a map holder for your bike? Then click here.

Tour Aotearoa

These guidebooks describe the 3000 kilometre Tour Aotearoa route from Cape Reinga to Bluff.

- made to be used on the trails
- printed on water resistant paper
- include maps and elevation charts
- contact details for important businesses

Click here for an example of a map from this book. (Being reprinted in April, 2017)

$19.90
Classic NZ Cycle Trails

Classic New Zealand Cycle Trails guides you to the very best biking holidays this stunning little country has to offer.

It includes full ride descriptions for 46 fabulous trips, including maps and elevation charts plus valuable tips for everyone from beginner riders through to seasoned veterans.

$29.90



Classic NZ Mountain Bike Rides NORTH ISLAND

Kennett brothers

The ninth edition of New Zealand's mountain bike rides guides you to the most exhilarating and best rides around the North Island.

- Distance, times and grades
- Colour maps and elevation charts
- 184 pages

$29.90
Classic NZ Mountain Bike Rides SOUTH ISLAND

Kennett brothers

The ninth edition of New Zealand's mountain bike rides guides you to the most exhilarating and best rides around the South Island.

- Distance, times and grades
- Colour maps and elevation charts
- 200 pages

$29.90

Classic NZ Road Rides

Kieran Turner & Jonathan Kennett

- best 100 road rides in NZ
- everything you'll need to choose a trip
- full ride descriptions
- with route maps and altitude graphs


$39.90

Mountain Biking North

Mountain Biking North is a guide to 34 of the best of these rides.

Selected by expert mountain biker and photographer Dave Mitchell, they range from straightforward and easy rides close to our urban areas to challenging trips deep into the wilderness.

$44.90
Mountain Biking South

Mountain Biking South is a guide to 41 of the best of these rides.

Selected by expert mountain biker and photographer Dave Mitchell, they range from straightforward and easy rides close to our urban areas to challenging trips deep into the wilderness.

$44.90

Pedaller's Paradise - North

Cyclist's guide to the North Island covering most state highways and many of their alternatives.

Guide includes route descriptions, highway profiles, gradient descriptions, local attractions, sketch maps and services such as information centres, food outlets, bike shops and accommodation in camp grounds, hostels, hotels and motels.

$19.90
Pedaller's Paradise - South

Cyclist's guide to the South Island covering most state highways and many of their alternatives.

Guide includes route descriptions, highway profiles, gradient descriptions, local attractions, sketch maps and services such as information centres, food outlets, bike shops and accommodation in camp grounds, hostels, hotels and motels.

$19.90



Cycling Maps for New Zealand

The most popular maps for cycling around New Zealand are a series published by Kiwimaps which cover the whole of New Zealand at 1:250,00 scale, and include and name all the roads of New Zealand. Click here for the Index for these maps which are $9.90 each.

These maps are great for cycle tourists because they enable you to get off the main roads and away from the main traffic routes. These maps cost $9.90 each.

These maps are also available in a fully indexed ring-bound atlas for each island. The atlases are $34.90 each.

     


Kiwimaps also publish maps of New Zealand at
1:500,000 scale (2 per island or 4 to cover New Zealand)
1:1 million (1 per island)
1:2 million (1 for New Zealand).

Topographic maps
If you require more detailed maps, or those including contours and topographic features, then New Zealand is covered by maps at 1:50,000 scale. Each map costs $7.90.

Click here for the index.


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MapWorld New Zealand, March, 2017