A scenic view of Porirua Harbour from  Colonial Knob Walkway on Mount Rangituhi in on a misty dawn.

Faultline Ultra

Calling all athletes on foot or bike. Wellington provides Faultline Ultra with a paradise for runners and mountain bikers.

In April 2024, the hills and trails around Wellington will provide an epic adventure for athletes to test themselves. Both mountain bikers and runners have six possible routes to push their limits on.

Beginning with 5-kilometre (km) and 10km tests, the routes grow in length to 24km, 50km, 100km, and the ultimate 160-kilometre challenge. You can choose the length depending on your ability.

The fault lines of Wellington have pushed and pulled the land to create the ultimate adventure playground. Home of beautiful peaks, rugged ridgelines, and lush bush, Faultline Ultra brings the ultimate endurance adventure to the ultimate endurance environment.

Work your way through the best trails from Kāpiti, the Hutt River trail, Belmont, Porirua, Karori, and Wellington City. Start preparing now and register to give yourself the ultimate challenge.