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Evaluation of the New Zealand Cycle Trail - Counter data analysis, 2020

December 22, 2020

This article was produced by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE).

MBIE has published an evaluation of the counter data of the 22 Great Rides of Ngā Haerenga New Zealand Cycle Trails. The evaluation was conducted over 12 months from 1 March 2019 to 28 February 2020.

Key findings

Following the installation of eco-Counters on most Great Rides, there is now a wealth of counter information on the New Zealand Cycle Trails, including splits between pedestrians and cyclists, and the direction of travel, for almost every day of the year. Key findings are as follows:

The complete evaluation report is available for you. Please visit MBIE’s website for more information.