Waiareka Industrial Line

Name

Waiareka Industrial Line

Location

Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand

Overview

The old disused railway branch line from Oamaru to Weston.

Grade

Beginner Easy, gentle grade

Access

Bike and Foot

Description

This old rail line runs from Saleyards Rd through Weston to the intersection of Weston Ngapara Rd and Cormacks Kia Ora Rd. It is smooth gravel and is a perfect family ride or a short cut for locals. Bikes watch out for walkers.

Getting there

From downtown Oamaru ride along Chelmers St past the Gardens and camping ground and up Saleyards Rd. The trail starts near Waiareka Lane.

Other notes

As you ride past the intersection of Old Mill Rd at the end of Chelmer St, do a couple of circuits of the BMX track on Old Mill Rd.

Length

3.48km

Conditions

Double track

Last modified

7 Oct 2009 by Jonny

Created by

Surveyor_Steve

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