Ōtautahi Christchurch is a city of cycling, with more people biking than any other city in New Zealand. We’re making it easier and safer to go by bike with more than 70km of cycleways built so far.

Get the latest on cycling news and events in Ōtautahi Christchurch.

Christchurch bike map

More than 70km of cycleways make getting around safer and easier for everyone.


Descriptions and progress for each of the 13 major cycle routes which will connect suburbs to the Central City.

Christchurch mountain bike track status

Mountain bike track status

Check the status of our mountain bike tracks for up-to-date information on track closures.

Bike security

Do you own a bike? Keep it safe with a good lock, and register it for free on 529 Garage.

Bike skills and tips

If you’re new to riding or haven't biked in years, it's a good idea to learn basic cycling skills.

Bike events

Whether you're a seasoned pro or just getting started, there's a bike event for everyone to enjoy.

Recreational cycling

Journey through stunning landscapes and enjoy over 70km of mountain bike tracks and scenic road rides.

Cycle Safe

Students learn the benefits of cycling, how to ride with confidence and to be road-wise.

Cycle counts

Cycle counters are in place to track the use of the cycleways across Ōtautahi Christchurch.