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A Guide to our Rider Skills Grading...

Use this as a rough guideline to assist you in deciding which of our adventure and adventure-trail rides are best suited to you and your current level of riding skills and capabilities. 
If in doubt, email me at mike@adventurerides.co.nz

Some off-road riding skills required...


Average off-road riding experience as bare minimum


Skilled, experienced riders only...


 (click on the above links or helmets for more explanation of the skill set required)


6 - 9 December 2013: Yamaha Mt Ruapehu Trail-Adventure Ride.
Central North Island
   
  - Fully Booked -     

Ride Description: Multi day,exclusive small group, fully guided, lodge & hotel accommodation.
Suits: Trail and Enduro bikes. Competent and experienced riders.

 
2014

11,12,13  January 2014 - YAMAHA GREAT NORTHERN SAFARI

Our premiere event - The 2014 Yamaha SAFARI,  moves to the Far North of New Zealand. Three days of stunning adventure riding covering the northern most region of New Zealand. The Great Northern Safari starts and finishes in the Bay Of Islands at the luxurious Copthorne Hotel at Waitangi, with
overnight stays at Peppers Carrington Resort and Copthorne Hotel Omapere (Hokianga Harbour).


Ride Description: Self Navigated, by "Route Sheets", three day Safari adventure ride.
Suitable For: All adventure BIG BIKES and Trail and Enduro machines (road legal).
Brochure and Entry Form (pdf)
1 - 4 February 2014: Yamaha East Cape Trail-Adventure.
Gisborne/East Cape Region


Ride Description: Fully guided, small exclusive group, multi day ride.
Suitable For: Trail and Enduro bikes. Average to Competent riding ability.

24 - 28 February 2014: Yamaha Northern Exposure Trail-Adventure.
Far North Region        - Fully Booked -       


Ride Description: Fully guided, small exclusive group, multi day ride.
Suitable For: Trail and Enduro bikes. Average to Competent riding ability.


22 & 23 March 2014: Yamaha Raglan Adventure Ride.
Waikato
Region

Ride Description: Self navigated "route sheet" ride. Larger group size.
Suits: Big Dual Purpose Adventure Bikes, Trail and Enduro bikes.  Split course to suit all bikes and abilities. Average to competent riding ability.

12 & 13 April 2014: Yamaha Mangaweka Adventure Ride.
South Taihape
Region

Ride Description: Self navigated "route sheet" ride. Larger group size.
Suits: Big Dual Purpose Adventure Bikes, Trail and Enduro bikes.  Split course to suit all bikes and abilities. Average to competent riding ability.


Recommended Tyres
 

ADVENTURE RIDE
GOLDEN TYRE GT200
and GT205

DOT approved square patterned BIG-BIKE adventure tyre. Perfect   tyres for the Yamaha Safari and big bike rides.


TRAIL- ADVENTURE
GOLDEN TYRE GT230 and GT213
DOT approved full knobbly tyres. Great for trail-adventure rides and multi day guided rides.


NOT SUITABLE

 For most events grooved tyres like this are no good and only useful in very dry conditions