Story: Bicycles

Mountain bike tourist with trailer (3rd of 3)

Mountain bike tourist with trailer

Cycle tourism is made easier with such innovations as an attached trailer to carry gear, seen here with Jamie Mackay’s bike. In the early 21st century, cycling was among the top 10 leisure activities in New Zealand.

Using this item

Private collection

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Jamie Mackay, 'Bicycles - Bicycles for work and leisure', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/23431/mountain-bike-tourist-with-trailer (accessed 16 November 2019)

Story by Jamie Mackay, published 11 Mar 2010, reviewed & revised 27 Sep 2016