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20 Jan 2017
“Great fun, definitely worth doing....”
22 Jun 2016
“New Zealand Dirt Biking Ectasy”
All Tours take you over rolling farmland with amazing scenery and views over the Rotorua lakes.Longer tours reach the highest lookouts and through our awesome native forest trails. Huge range of trails to suit the beginner to the expert. Tours from...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
35 Relph Road, Rotorua 3072, New Zealand
+64 27 288 8243
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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great 1/2 day tour. We were picked up at out motel and taken to a dirt track. Reasonably quiet so we're able to get our bearings. I was a novice and Merv to great care in insuring that I was fully up to...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 700cathyr
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Had a great ride with Merv (Owner) who not only hooked me up with the perfect size bike for my riding level and size (his one of a few Honda CRF 230's, perfect for my 178cm height 77kg weight as I am a novice rider),...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Peter C
504Merv1, Owner at Pure Dirt Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2016

Hi Peter, Thank you for the comments and the great review. Hope you get more out of your riding back home!!

Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

This was my first time on a bike and Merv was the best teacher - extremely patient and after a few tumbles had me riding with confidence. I was lucky enough to pick a really beautiful morning to do this and was treated to the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank R4340UFalexc
504Merv1, Owner at Pure Dirt Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2016

Thank you for the positive response and glad you had a good time. Regards Merv Pure dirt

Reviewed 5 April 2016

My 14 year old son and I took a 2 hour ride with Merv during our vacation. All I can say is that it was fantastic. My son hasn’t ridden before and Merv took great care to show him how to ride and navigate the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Charles B
504Merv1, Owner at Pure Dirt Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2016

Thank you so much for the positive comments. Kind Regards Merv Pure Dirt

Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Starting the day off inexperienced in Dirt Biking, and with the rain creating muddy trails and tracks, this combination suggested we could be in for a long day. However, Merv (tour guide) was very helpful and cheerful in teaching and directing us throughout the day....More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank rachelmY7316JN
504Merv1, Owner at Pure Dirt Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2016

Thanks for coming Dirt biking with us and I hope you have a good stay in Rotorua.

Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend has rode dirt bikes since he was a kid and thought it would be a fun way to experience the beautiful New Zealand countryside. He even called the day before and asked about the tour offered. The guide assured him it would be...More

Date of experience: December 2015
3  Thank SlonkieCanada
504Merv1, Owner at Pure Dirt Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2016

Hi Slonkie, Sorry for your disappointing experience with Pure Dirt. Our current ride area is not suitable for advanced riders so when he arrived I suggested to take him to another ride area and he said that he didn't have time, But he was still...More

Reviewed 25 October 2015

While in NZ I really wanted to do something similar to a tour in buggies or something along those lines and when I found out about dirt biking tours I thought this would be perfect. I have only been riding for a year but also...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank DickMcTroughterson
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I(regular dirt bike rider) and my father(hadn't ridden one in 20 years) both enjoyed this experience very good guide/teacher and catered for our range of experiences with a range of bikes and tracks

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Will D
Reviewed 6 May 2015

Went out with Merv for a 2 hour ride. At first I was thinking it would be short but I can say it was plenty!! Merv help me with a quick session around the training track so, as a total newbie, I had a bit...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Pdittay
Reviewed 25 April 2015

I'm an average rider from Sweden who had a great time today. Booked an hour tour on "bookme" for 105$, upgraded my bike for 40$ though. Everything was great, only wish I'd taken an 1,5 or 2 hour ride instead.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank jj0nss0n
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