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Macpac Motatapu 2021

Run, Bike, Tri, Marathon, Trail Run, MTB, Ultra Distance Run, Kids & Family Run
Queenstown Otago
From $27.50 to $289 MTB: 47km. Run: 8.5km, 15km, Marathon & 51km + Junior Trail Run. Off Road Tri: 1km swim, 46.5km Bike & 8km run.

Macpac Mototapu is your one chance in the year to run, bike or complete an off triathlon in Mototapu, set in the stunning Wanaka to Queenstown high country.

The event offers seven events catering to runners, triathletes and Mountain Bike riders. 

The 47km Mountain bike ride includes 1,214m of climbing during the ride from Glendhu Bay, Lake Wanaka to Arrowtown. The route will travel through the magnificent Motatapu, Soho and Glencoe Stations.

For runners on offer is a 51km ultra, 42km marathon as well as a 15km, 8.5km and Junior Trail Run.

The Ultra includes 2,790m of climbing over the course from Glendhu Bay, Lake Wanaka to Arrowtown. The route follows the DOC Motatapu Track, which forms part of the Te Araroa Walking Trail from Cape Reinga to Bluff.

The 42km Marathon starts at Motatapu Station near Lake Wanaka and finishes at historic Arrowtown and includes numerous river crossings and 1,022m of climbing whilst running through the magnificent Motatapu, Soho and Glencoe Stations.

The 15km Miners Trail and 8.5km Sawpit Trail Run both offer loop tracks beginning in Arrowtown and with plenty of elevation to test your legs. 

The Off Road Triathlon involves a 1km swim in Lake Wanaka, 46.5km Mountain Bike and 8km mountain run.

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Macpac Mototapu is your one chance in the year to run, bike or complete an off triathlon in Mototapu, set in the stunning Wanaka to Queenstown high country.

The event offers seven events catering to runners, triathletes and Mountain Bike riders. 

The 47km Mountain bike ride includes 1,214m of climbing during the ride from Glendhu Bay, Lake Wanaka to Arrowtown. The route will travel through the magnificent Motatapu, Soho and Glencoe Stations.

For runners on offer is a 51km ultra, 42km marathon as well as a 15km, 8.5km and Junior Trail Run.

The Ultra includes 2,790m of climbing over the course from Glendhu Bay, Lake Wanaka to Arrowtown. The route follows the DOC Motatapu Track, which forms part of the Te Araroa Walking Trail from Cape Reinga to Bluff.

The 42km Marathon starts at Motatapu Station near Lake Wanaka and finishes at historic Arrowtown and includes numerous river crossings and 1,022m of climbing whilst running through the magnificent Motatapu, Soho and Glencoe Stations.

The 15km Miners Trail and 8.5km Sawpit Trail Run both offer loop tracks beginning in Arrowtown and with plenty of elevation to test your legs. 

The Off Road Triathlon involves a 1km swim in Lake Wanaka, 46.5km Mountain Bike and 8km mountain run.