The Day Night Thriller

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The Day Night Thriller is held at the Cougar Mountain Bike Park in Tokoroa.


Tokoroa Mountain Bike Club and South Star Trail builders designed a NEW course for 2017 at the awesome Cougar Mountain Bike Park. The course offers a mix of forestry roads, single trails, uphill, downhill and plenty of sweet, sweet berms, all amongst a mature pine forest.

Individuals and teams complete a 7 km, 20 – 30 minutes circuit. The 12 hour event starts at 10am Saturday morning and goes through until 10 pm Saturday. These events are open to solo riders and teams of 2 – 5 people.

The 6 hour event starts at 10am Saturday morning and goes through to 4 pm. It is open to solo riders and teams of 2 – 4 people. The 3 hour event starts at 1 pm Saturday afternoon and goes through to 4 pm. It is open to solo riders only.

Teams ride the circuit which has been designed to cater for all rider ability levels and complete as many laps as they can within the time frame of their event. Tents, campervans and caravans pop up in the campsites which riders wind their way through each lap creating an electric atmosphere and unbelievable experience.

Cougar Park offers a large, flat camping area, and a separate parking area nearby. Tokoroa township is only a few minutes’ drive away, so you are close to cafes and a supermarket.

For more details click here.