Biketober NZ

Canty MTB Club - Bottle Lake Forest Ride

Date: Saturday 21 October
Time: 10.00am - noon
Venue: Bottle Lake Forest Park car park – meet at the map near the Ranger Headquarters.
Suitability: Adults
Cost: Free
What to bring: Yourself, your bike, helmet, water, snacks... (see below).
Cancellations: If the weather doesn't play ball, keep an eye on the organiser's Facebook event.
Event run by: Canterbury Mountain Bike Club

A social ride through Bottle Lake Forest, and easy-grade single track of approximately 20km.

Bring your own mountain bike in good working condition. There is no bike hire at the start so please organise your own hire (if necessary) with a bike shop. You must have working brakes and off-road tyres. You must have a correctly fitted bike helmet, suitable clothing for the weather conditions, water and food. Highly recommended is gears, suspension, gloves and a bike repair kit.


You will be guided by an experienced volunteer from the Canterbury Mountain Bike Club. You ride at your own risk – please be responsible whilst riding and ride to your experience and fitness ability.

You do not need to be a club member to attend this ride, just come along and see if you enjoy riding with us!

Want to know more about Canterbury Mountain Bike Club? Check out their website.

Information on the Bottle Lake Forest Track can be found here.


Let people know you are keen on this ride, via Facebook Events.


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