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Whether cycling, walking, skate boarding, scooter, all's good

Well sealed and marked pathway so very safe for all human powered wheels... just watch carefully at... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Kincumber, Australia
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Connects To Oceanside Great Taste Trail To Mapua!

We rented bicycles from Gentle Cycling and rode the Railway Reserve Trail to the Great Taste Trail... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Burlington, Vermont
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Stoke, Nelson 7011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Well sealed and marked pathway so very safe for all human powered wheels... just watch carefully at railway crossings. Delightful views of surrounding gardens and the bay which of course is best at high tide. I've never thought mud flats attractive.

Thank Nonapama
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We rented bicycles from Gentle Cycling and rode the Railway Reserve Trail to the Great Taste Trail to Mapua. The Railway Reserve Trail is paved, whereas the Great Taste Trail is a mix of paved, hard pack dirt, sand, et al. The Railway Reserve is...More

1  Thank GlobalVillage
Reviewed 13 January 2018

A wonderful asset to the community. Being able to cycle all the way from the Richmond side of Stoke to the city off road is wonderful. Autumn colours are lovely are the spring flowers along the route.

1  Thank Kiwiparent
Reviewed 9 October 2017

A great track that was big enough for all users no matter if you were walking or cycling. Lots to see along the way.

Thank Katherine D
Reviewed 17 May 2017

What a great asset the bike ways are to the region. I set off to explore the Railway Reserve more fully having walked part of it a few days earlier with my husband. This is a delightful way to bike without the hassle of road...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 22 April 2017

If you want to just have a quiet bike ride without the hassels of being on the road take this lovely journey out as far as you wish to travel. kid safe, dog safe and very easy riding

Thank FrancescaS3595
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Such a excellent resource for locals and visitors alike, much to see along the route of the railway reserve. Good for walking or biking only .

Thank Yvonne A
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We have been using the reserve a number of times to "walk the day off". Nice set up for pedestrians and cyclists, easy access, good connections to city centre (one end) and Stoke (the other end).

Thank AndreaB11798
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We use the railway reserve to walk our dog and ride bikes with the grandson and you can access all the way out to Richmond and beyond now. Its shared with cycles and walkers and with care plenty of room for all. Note though there...More

Thank Boardboy23
Reviewed 15 February 2017

fantastic scenic flat bike trip, get off at any suburb or exit to explore pockets of nelson. friendly locals and tourists share the track and you go through vineyards and country andnthen bit of town to

Thank inspirea5
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