Motu Trails Hire and Shuttle

Te Waiti Stream Road, Urutawa Forest Reserve, Opotiki

At Bushaven's Motu Trails Hire and Shuttle, we can transport you, your bike or tramping gear to any location. We are 100% locally owned and operated — and we are committed to ensuring you have a superb experience.

  • Shuttle transport
  • Guided tours
  • Secure parking
  • Bike hire
  • Accommodation and camping at Bushaven
  • Corporate/business house trips
  • To/from Opotiki, Whakatane, Rotorua and more
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Take our Pakihi Track shuttle from Bushaven, and you won't have to ride any tar seal, be hurrying for, or waiting for others, with shuttle pick-ups, just ride in your own time and enjoy. All of the good, none of the bad! Free use of our camp ground facilities after your ride.
We have two modern, air-conditioned shuttle buses, carrying up to 22 people. We also have mountain bike trailers, enclosed luggage trailers and equipment gear trailers.

With Motu Trails Hire and Shuttle, you can be sure of convenient and reliable transport to the top of the Pakihi Track, or to any other point you choose. We also offer half-day, full-day and multi-day excursions, with knowledgeable and friendly local guides.

Just tell us what you want — and we will make it happen!

We can pick you up from Opotiki, Whakatane or Rotorua, and take you back afterwards.

We also offer you accommodation at Bushaven, which borders the pristine Te Waiti Stream, right inside the Urutawa Forest. Simply finish your ride, and stay in an idyllic location, where kiwi often call at night. Ride or walk Te Waiti track which starts right at our gate.

To find out more, please call or email John and Virginia or visit


Contact: John and Virginia
Phone: 0800 MOTU TRAILS (0800 66 8887)
Mobile: 027 287 4283
Physical address: Te Waiti Stream Road, Urutawa Forest Reserve, Opotiki
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