James Fowlie, the owner operator, created the tracks in 1999 for his family to use. They opened the Bike Park to the public in 2001.
James and his family have competed for many years across a range of classes including Veterans' Motocross, National Cross Country Series, Over 45 Cross Country, National Enduro Series, Tarawera 100 and Junior Nationals. They have an extensive collection of medals and trophies between them.
Our tracks are ash over clay and are graded once a year, with additional maintenance as required.
We cater for all levels of ability, from beginners to experienced riders:
we're here to help
If you're after an outing for the Stag Do, Hen Party, social club, group outing, reunion or corporate event, as a gift voucher or tourist experience then Thundercross is the place.
With our 30 years of experience in motorcycle racing and trail riding, we are equipped to help you in any way you need.