AFC Side By Side Trail Ride

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Event CategoryEvent Type
Offroad/Trail Trail Ride


When: Saturday, 10th - Sunday, 11th July 2021
Where: Taharua Rd, SH 5, Taupo
District: Taupo

AFC Side x Side event is located 25 minutes East of Taupo off SH5, Napier to Taupo Highway.  Turn onto Taharua Road off SH5.  Look for Epic Events sign and orange arrows.

Classes: - Suitable for all side-by-sides. No quads, No motorcycles, sorry – Berm Buster is for you

Over 80kms of graded forestry trails, incorporating rolling hills, winding gullys, cranking fast firebreaks & all on pumice terrain, so it never matters what the weather has in store for us!

Tracks:   West 35km, East 35km, Middle 18km.  There is a fresh 35km long trail reserved just for Sunday and all the Saturday trails will be open as well, so plan to come for the entire weekend to ride it all!
Fantastic graded forestry trails - come and check them out!

Organiser: Epic Events
Claire Ph: 0275 1444 19
Sign in from: 8:30am
Starts at: 9:30am
Other details:


Don’t miss the brand new Side X Side only trail ride, all on our famous pumice trails in Taupo! This event will be run as per the very popular 2 day ride held in May for the first time.

Sign on from 8.30am. Tracks open 9:30am to 3pm.

Entry NO EFTPOS! Pay by cash only please. $120 per vehicle per day, or $200 for the whole weekend, plus $30 per person/day, or $50 for the weekend..

Fire extinguishers are compulsory and can be bought on the day for $30.

Food: Food Caravan sells hamburgers, bacon and egg rolls, toasted sandwiches, hot dogs, hot chips, cold drinks and espresso coffee, and more.

Accommodation:Lots of options in Taupo. There is no camping on site.

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