Ride Groups

Meet new folks, like-minded individuals and possibly even make a few new riding buds with Bike Wānaka Ride Groups.

See if there’s one for you or start your own.

Find a Ride Group

Our ride groups are run by local volunteers and mountain bike enthusiasts.

Get out regularly with a group of riders and explore the vast trail network around Wānaka.

See if there’s a ride group for you – or if you would like to start your own, let us know and we’ll help you spread the word.


Wānaka is lucky enough to have two great Youth riding options.

WORD is a national programme with a permanent presence in Wānaka. WORD runs after school and holiday programmes for children 7-17 years.

Bike Squad, run by Wānaka Kids Club, is a dedicated after school programme running in the warmer months. Perfect for smaller riders and budding shredders.


Run by a dedicated group of wahine, The Bike Wānaka Women’s social ride group head out almost every week, across a range of tracks. Connect to their Facebook group and get out there.