The Welcome rock blog

Trail Running at Welcome Rock

Welcome Rock Trails now features in the trail directory put together by Wild Things NZ, a specialist trail running club. This trail directory has all the useful information trail runners need include time, distance, terrain and much more. For all the details click here for more information. 

One of the trail members Gary Ludlow visited Welcome Rock Trails for himself – to read more about his experience click here to go to the Wild Things NZ facebook page.

BEFORE YOUR TRIP: Download either the Great Rides or Great Hikes App to your phone, select Welcome Rock Trails and start your tour!

COVID POLICY: We are happy to move your booking or refund you if your booking is affected by Covid restrictions.

WINTER: Riding is not permitted during winter. Walking to the Mud/Slate Huts can be arranged directly with us during winter.

THE TRAIL: The Trail is open for hikers & bikers from 1 October until 30 April.

RED SHED: Open & Available all year round, located near the homestead!

MUD HUT & SLATE HUT: Access these huts along the trail. Slate Hut is 2kms from trail head, Mud Hut is 10kms from trail head.

Thank you for your interest and enjoy your journey!
Tom & Katie