Flax Gully

Hanmer Springs

Flax Gully trail offers versatile options for both uphill and downhill adventures. 

Grade / Difficulty

3 Intermediate



Estimated Time

15 mins

Hanmer Springs

Starting from the village, you can access the start of the trail via Lucas Lane by using the first section of CV Express and turning right at the Forest Road.

To make a nice approx. 7.5km intermediate loop you can follow onto Swoop and then onto Swamp and back down Flax Gully and onto Clarence Valley Road.

Or by starting at the Pawsons Road end you will enjoy a nice downhill along the single track.

Key Information:

  • Grade - Intermediate
  • Distance - 1.6kms
  • Estimated Time - 15mins
  • Direction - Both directions
  • Trail Type - Singletrack

The trail is dual use walking and biking.

Check out the Hanmer Springs Mountain Bike Trail Map online or pick one up from the Hanmer Springs Information Centre and Gift Shop


How to find

Get Directions

Share Flax Gully

I want to search for...

Contact Us

42 Amuri Avenue
Hanmer Springs
New Zealand

Email: info@visithurunui.co.nz
Phone: +64 3 315 0000
Free phone : 0800 442 663 (NZ only)