The YAMAHA Gumboot Adventure Ride, is New Zealand’s newest, non-competitive, off-road motorcycle event based from a new location, in the valley of the Moa, at Moawhango Marae.

Long time, Taihape based adventure riders Glen and Darren, has put together an awesome new route using the best tracks and trails on public and private land this side of 'Nowhere'.

This event will include a dedicated Big Bike friendly ‘Adventure Route’, with some optional trail sections, ensuring there is something to suit all adventure riders.

This is a non-competitive motorcycle adventure, suitable for all ROAD LEGAL, dual-purpose, and trail type motorcycles. The terrain that entrants can expect to encounter on this event are farm tracks, pine forestry trails, stream crossings, native bush tracks, and backcountry roads.

Event Details:


19th January 2019


Moawhango Marae, Taihape


$159 - Rider
$119 - Pillion

Download entry form by clicking here

The 2019 Yamaha Gumboot Adventure Ride Includes:

* Entry and Route Sheets
* Cooked Breakfast Saturday and Sunday
* Delicious Lunch Saturday
* Sumptuous Saturday night dinner
* Great Location & stunning riding
* Best fun on two wheels
* Gumboot Adventure Ride badge
* Mountain hospitality
* Land access fees and permits
* Experienced crew to assist
* Camping site included
* Sweep riders and recovery vehicle