Guided Bike Tours

Guided Mountain Bike Tours

Wahoo after a long Covid break we will be operating heli-biking tours again this spring!

No Matter what your ability level we have rides suitable for you. From guided scenic rides to big-mountain exploration rides we have you covered. No matter the ride we take your health and safety seriously, ride within your limits at all times.

Heli-biking

Surrounded by the majestic Southern Alps, Wanaka is a great launchpad for heli-biking adventures.

A short and exciting flight from Wanaka Airport and you exit at over 1,800m to views for miles. Mt Aspiring (New Zealand’s second-largest peak is not far away, with views of Lake Wanaka, Lake Hawea, and up towards Lake Dunstan. The rides are around 25km of farm track downhill riding on grass and gravel.

Heli-biking trips are fantastic for guests from out of town that want to see and do as much as possible in a short amount of time. if you are wanting jumps and pump tracks to go to a bike park, if you are after a beautiful riding experience high in the mountains above Wanaka then this is for you!

Duration 3-5 hours
Fitness Medium
Ability Intermediate (min)

Things to bring: Riding clothes, suitable riding footwear (closed-toe), a windproof jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses, camera!

Heli-Biking with Wanaka Bike Tours
Heli-biking Mt Burke - Wanaka New Zealand
Heli-biking Wanaka, New Zealand

Lake McKay on a hired bike from Wanaka bike tours

BIG MOUNTAIN TOURS

Try E-Biking one of NZ’s highest mountain bike tracks!

The feeling of climbing in such remote mountains with the assistance of the E-Bike is literally indescribable. As you are gaining altitude, the terrain and trail are constantly changing. This really is backcountry riding at its best!
Your guide has extra batteries on standby so you can keep riding further!
Once at the top views can be seen to as far as Mt Cook and Queenstown.
The very best part is the top is only halfway! Enjoy a huge descent from top to bottom and a beer to finish. This is a mountain bikers dream!   

WHAT’S INCLUDED:
Professional guide, safety, helmet, gloves, and knee pads 
Full Suspension e-bike

Duration 5 hours
Fitness level Reasonable
Riding Ability Intermediate

Things to bring: Riding clothes, suitable riding footwear (closed-toe), a windproof jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses, camera!

Big Mountain - e-bike tours Wanaka
Wanaka Guided e-bike tours
Guided Backcountry e-bike tours Wanaka New Zealand

Explore the Clutha

A local favorite! We cut out the hassle and supply your transport, bike, and helmet.
It is the combination of the scenery and terrain which makes this the perfect ride for all abilities.

You will get to see views overlooking the Clutha river, farmland, old goldfields views of the Southern Alps, as well as the option of stopping at the historic Luggate Pub.

This bike tour is a perfect combination of scenery and terrain. This tour is for riders of all abilities from beginners and intermediate.

We will pick you up and drop you at the Start of the Luggate Loop with an E-bike.

Distance is around 55km from Wanaka and if you start at the Albert town swing bridge, then it’s about a 34km loop.

Duration 3 hours
Fitness Beginner to Intermediate
Difficulty Beginner plus

Things to bring: Riding clothes, suitable riding footwear (closed-toe), a windproof jacket, sunscreen, sunglasses, camera!