Wanaka Bike Tours offer the best biking options for all budgets and abilities, all year round. Like no other adventure guiding company. for us, the outdoors is not only a passion, it’s a whole lifestyle, and it’s this experience we will share with you on each tour. Explore some of Wanaka’s finest bike trails, from gentle lakeside ambles to exhilarating backcountry single track. Enjoy breathtaking scenery and varied terrain. Go at your own pace with our Bike & Shuttle options, or let our friendly guides lead the way on a relaxed Guided E-Bike Tour. Up for more adventure? Our Heli-Biking options offer truly unforgettable experiences for a range of abilities.Many of our biking locations are exclusive to us and off the beaten track to really give you a sense of adventure, from NZ’s highest heli bike to a breathtaking beautiful leisure ride around Lake Wanaka.
We want to showcase Wanaka’s beauty and world class trails. Our aim is to get people inspired through mountain biking. With exceptional guides, amazing terrain, step by step coaching and that warm fuzzy feeling you get when you feel that you’re on top of the world! – choose your exclusive journey from our range of options:
What You Should Bring:
The best value biking experience in Wanaka, this is our most popular ride! We shuttle you from downtown Wanaka to the neighbouring lakeside town of Hawea. Grab a coffee before setting out on the Hawea River Track, an easy riverside amble set in mountainous surroundings. You’ll pass by Albert Town, where refreshments can be picked up before continuing along the mighty Clutha River towards its source at Lake Wanaka. A lakeside trail will lead you back to Wanaka township, where ice cream and that famous Wanaka Tree awaits
A local favourite! We cut out the hassle and supply your transport, bike, and of course the best guided service! It is the combination of the scenery and terrain which makes this the perfect ride for all abilities. With our local and knowledgeable guide, you will get to see and experience so much more that just riding including a cup of tea and some home baking while overlooking the Clutha river as well as finishing off with a delicious lunch at the historic Luggate Pub.
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Don’t have as much time but still want to take in the stunning views of Lake Wanaka. This 15km ride is for you! This scenic ride is ideal for first time bikers with little to no experience. Pedal along the beautiful Clutha river before riding around the edge of Lake Wanaka and finishing in the Wanaka township.
Enjoy the relaxed pace which ensures you take in the tranquil setting amongst the backdrop of the surrounding mountains. You will be accompanied by one of our friendly guides who is there to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable experience as well as provide you with local insight and stories about the surrounding Wanaka area. When you reach your destination we invite you to enjoy a beer or wine whilst you soak up the unforgettable view.
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How about landing at 6500 feet on one of New Zealand's highest mountain bike trails. Enjoy a scenic helicopter flight over looking three giant lakes below with breathtaking aerial views of Mt Cook (NZ's highest mountain) and Mt Aspiring towering through the giant snow capped Southern Alps. This is a New Zealand adventure at it's best!
Oh and did we mention this trip also finishes at the area's oldest historic pub!