Kapiti E-bike Group

The Kapiti E Bike Group is a group of individuals who ride together locally, and further afield.

They welcome riders of any brand, type of e-bike or supplier to take part in our rides. This is a great opportunity to improve your riding skills, learn new routes, meet other riders and have a good chinwag with your friends at a local Cafe.

NOTE All riders need to take responsibility for their own health and safety and we ask that you ride considerately on our shared pathways at all times.

WEEKLY RIDES – ON EVERY MONDAY / TUESDAY / THURSDAY / FRIDAY – WEATHER PERMITTING

We have a common starting point at the E-bikes & Mobility shop, 16 Ihakara Street, Paraparaumu.
For convenience you can choose to meet others at pre-defined locations on route. If you are not setting off from the start, text your bike buddy or friend to let them know where you are meeting the group or txt our contact 021 771512 to confirm the route that day.

Rides are weather dependent, and are as follows.

Monday – Raumati South Romp Grade 1-2

Meet 10.30am at the E-Bikes & Mobility shop, 16 Ihakara St.
10.35am on the track closest to Ihakara Street, near the footbridge.
10.50am at the Poplar Ave entrance to the bike track, Raumati South.

Ride through QE2 Park and take the gravel track to the horses then up the road to rejoin the QEII cycleway. Left down Poplar Ave to the Sunday Cantina or Raumati Social Club Cafe

Tuesday – Ride to Peaceful Peka Peka / North Grade 1
Meet 10.30am at the E-Bikes & Mobility shop, 16 Ihakara St.
10.35am on the Express Way track closest to Ihakara Street, near the footbridge.
10.40am on the Express Way track at Kapiti Road
10.45am on the Express Way track at Mazengarb Road
10.50am on the Express Way track at Otaihanga Road
11.00am on the Express Way track at Te Moana Road

Relax amoungst the greenery at Harrisons Cafe

Wednesday Wander – Ride to Waikanae Township via Airport/Manly/Sand Dunes/Waikanae River North side – Return Waikanae River South Side/Otaraua Park/Rail line/Awatea Lagoon.
Grade 2 ride

Meet 10.30am at the E-Bikes & Mobility shop, 16 Ihakara St.
10.35am on the Express Way track closest to Ihakara Street, near the footbridge.

Coming from Waikanae – you can meet the group at 10.55am at the Otaihanga Reserve by the toilets

Relish Cafe or Sunday Cantina and other Coffee Stop options are available in Waikanae

Thursday Thrill – Ride to Paekakariki Grade 1-2
Meet 10.30am at the E-Bikes & Mobility shop, 16 Ihakara St.
10.35am on the track closest to Ihakara Street, near the footbridge.
10.50am at the Poplar Ave entrance to the bike track, Raumati South.

Enjoy the eclectic atmosphere of Perching Parrot or Beach Road Deli

Friday – Peka Peka Loop Short or Long ride option Grade 1

Meet 10.30am at the E-Bikes & Mobility shop, 16 Ihakara St.
10.35am on the Express Way track closest to Ihakara Street, near the footbridge.
10.40am on the Express Way track at Kapiti Road
10.45am on the Express Way track at Mazengarb Road
10.50am on the Express Way track at Otaihanga Road
11.00am on the Express Way track at Te Moana Road

Friday Long Ride Option – (Great for those that want a bit more of a workout) Ride up expressway Track and down Peka Peka Road to Long Beach or Front Room Cafe

Friday Short Ride Option (Perfect for new Riders) – Turn left at Te Moana and ride directly to Long Beach of Front Room Cafe for a Long.. Black and Long.. chat

Want More?  You can be added to The Kapiti E Bike Group email list for one-off rides

To be added to this group email list, give permission via Gaye, at E-bikes & Mobility, who will pass on your request.