Your NMTBC membership allows access to the Sharlands MTB area in Hira Forest. Codgers & Fringed Hill trails in Hira Forest are open to public access. All other Tasman Pine Forests require an access permit directly from Tasman Pine Forests Ltd, which you can get by clicking here.
Ungulate Cull May 2022: During May NCC, Ngati Koata and Tasman Pine are undertaking a month long operation to cull pests throughout the Atmore, Tantragee, Brook Conservation and Marsden Valley Reserves including Fringed Hill and Codgers areas of Hira Forest. DURING MAY ALL AREAS WILL BE CLOSED 24HRS MONDAY – FRIDAY.
Sharlands forestry operation – FROM MIDNIGHT 24th May 2022 ALL OF HIRA FOREST INCLUDING SHARLANDS 24/7 until further notice.
– Hira / Sharlands MTB area remains open, but Northern Hira is closed due to harvesting.
– Due to PF Olsen Ltd harvest operations there are currently some trail closures on Fringed Hill. Please check Trailforks for trails that are closed.