Queenstown Mtb Tours

Dates

Tuesday 1st Nov – Tuesday 8th Nov 2022

Limited rider spots available!

Overview

We're heading across the ditch to Queenstown, NZ! Join us for an absolute banger mountain biking trip featuring the best trails in the Southern Alps.
This 7-day mountain bike tour showcases the world class trails of Queenstown and the surrounding mountains. We’ll be riding at Fernhill, Coronet Peak, Skippers Canyon, Bowen Peak and Queenstown bike Park.

Summary

Join a group of likeminded riders and level up your holiday with the support of a guide, private transfers & private shuttles. We added some handpicked special experiences to really amp up the tour. Kicking off with Gondola uplifts to explore the trails of Fernhill and Queenstown Bike Parks as our warmup. The week includes Coronet Peak shuttle laps of Rude Rock and Hot Rod, followed by a full descent to Arrowtown. A day of Skippers canyon, some jet boating and a back country heli drop for extra stoke. After a rest day we head back to ride a few final days at QT Bike Park. This trip is going to be an absolute banger!

We stay in quality twin share accommodation setup to cater for mtb groups. That means finishing each day in comfort with a beer whilst recapping the days riding and cleaning up before heading into dinner somewhere in QT.

Airport transfers, mtb shuttles and a local guide are provided by our Kiwi brothers All Mountain NZ. Nico & his team will be helping to accommodate us and show off all their local favourites.

Tuesday Nov 1st – Tuesday Nov 8th 2022

$3199 p/p. limited rider numbers, Contact us now!

Itinerary

ITINERARY-
Nov 1st: Fly into Queenstown-
Qantas QF185 dep Bris 9.05am arrive 3.35pm
Check in to accommodation. Build bikes, explore QT.
Nov 2nd: Fernhill & QT Bike Park-
Fernhill is a world-class bike park with two famous jump tracks, a progression zone for learner jumpers, and some superb downhill runs, including challenging and technical descents. Starting with gondola uplifts followed by a climb up above the bike park to ride trails such as Salmon Run, McNearly Gnarly & Mini Dream. After lunch in town, the afternoon will be spent lapping QT bike park. Jumps are optional, stoke is essential!

Nov 3rd: Queenstown Bike Park-
Day 2 of riding the Gondola at one of New Zealand's best mountain bike parks. Maintained and managed by Queenstown Mountain Bike Club and with 30 world-class downhill MTB trails dropping 450 metres of vertical descent the Bike Park is an all-time favourite.

Nov 4th: Coronet Peak-
A full day at Coronet Peak for shuttle laps of Rude Rock, Hot Rod, Zoot Track and wrapping up with a full descent into Arrowtown via Slip Saddle and Bush Creek trails. Finishing at the pub in Arrowtown for a big social pub feed.

Nov 5th: Rest or bad weather day-
A day of recovery for your weary legs and buckled arms. Or we may use this day to cover any bad weather and make sure we still Heli drop!

Nov 6th: Skippers Canyon, Jetboat Shotover & Heli drop Bowen Peak-
Back up to Coronet Peak before riding into Skippers Canyon. Once reaching the valley floor we board a jetboat for a tour along the Shotover River.
Next up we load bikes onto the chopper and head into the backcountry for a Heli-drop on Bowen Peak. Descend alpine single trail alongside Ben Lomond Peak, via Fernhill trails and back into town.

Nov 7th: QT Bike Park-
Run all your favourites one last time on our final day in the Bike Park.

Nov 8th: Rest Day or morning laps-
Time for a final rider then pack up bikes, enjoy a group lunch in town and transfer to the airport.
Fly Qantas QF186 dep 4.30pm, arrive 5.25pm

Price Includes

  • Transfers- Private airport pick up and drop off
  • Accommodation (Twin share)
  • Transfers- To all riding venues
  • Tour guides, Mechanic & Driver
  • Gondola day passes x3
  • Heli Drop
  • Jet Boating
  • Spoke N Trail T-Shirt
  • The best riding of your life.

Not included

  • Airfares
  • Food
  • Bike hire
  • Travel insurance

Skill level

Intermediate to advanced bike skills required. Riders must be confident on blue thru to black rated gravity trails with technical features such as steep terrain, jumps, drops, roots and rocks.

Fitness

Capable of consecutive full days in the saddle. Approx 25-40kms a day.

Bike

Serviced and ready to withstand 7 days of hard riding without breakdowns. We'd suggest a 140-170mm travel trail/enduro dually.

Equipment

Appropriate riding gear for all weather conditions, knee pads & a full face helmet is recommended for the black rated trails and bike park days.
If you would like to chat more about the this tour please Contact Us.

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