Houghton is located in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and is considered to be one of the “100 Best Small Towns in America”. The city’s culture and cuisine were influenced by the European immigrants, who reached the area to work in the copper mines. Houghton, due to its location, offers to visitors many recreational moments and a grand variety of sports including hockey, snowmobiling, hiking, mountain biking and climbing.
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Mountain Biking in Arrowtown, South Island, Otago New Zealand
It hosts many houses where immigrants from Europe and China used to live back in the era of gold-mining. Arrowtown and the surrounding area was the setting for the legendary films Lord of the Rings trilogy and X-Men Origins. It has four distinct seasons, offering great opportunities for various activities.
Grasp the opportunity to explore Arrowtown and the surrounding area on a mountain bike. Immerse yourself in the cycling adventure and cover miles and miles discovering the rare and wild beauty of the surrounding mountains, hills, gorges and forests! Ride along the beautiful Arrow River and explore the secrets of the historic town.
Note: There is a great number of operators, based in Arrowtown that offer a great variety of guided tours and trails, or bike rental.