Queenstown Bike Hire

Biking Packages

From lakeside trails, high country views, small towns, retired rail lines, national parks and farms the trails of Queenstown and the surrounds are sure to delight

Day Ride

Bike the Lake Dunstan Trail

1 Day
Shuttle / Bike Hire 

Experience the fantastic new Lake Dunstan Trail on our 1 day self guided tour, with return shuttle from Queenstown.


  • eBike Hire & Helmet
  • Sherpa Shuttle

Ride on the elevated cycleway along the edge of stunning Lake Dunstan. Explore the galleries, shops and cafés at the Clyde and Cromwell Historical Precincts. Option to stop at Carrick Winery along the way.

Smiths Way to Cromwell Heritage Precinct - 17km
This section of the trail weaves its way along Lake Dunstan, with places to stop and relax or take a swim. Explore the galleries, cafés and stores at Cromwell’s Heritage Precinct.

  • Step back in time at the historic Cromwell Heritage Precinct
  • Browse art galleries and boutiques
  • Sunday morning Farmers Market held through Spring and Summer


Cromwell Heritage Precinct to Cornish Point - 13.3km

Enjoy views over vineyards and the striking blue waters from the Bannockburn Bridge. Here you have the option to cool off with a splash at the designated swimming spot or stop at the Carrick Winery.

  • Stop at Carrick Winery along the trail
  • Swimming spot at Bannockburn Inlet
  • Stop for a picnic and enjoy the views


Cornish Point to Clyde - 29km

From here you head into the stunning Cromwell Gorge with its unique natural and historic manmade features. As you head into Clyde you pass NZ’s third largest hydro dam.

  • Pass the unusual terraced landscape of the Cairnmuir slide
  • Marvel at the power of water at the Clyde Dam




multi Day Rides

Lake Dunstan / Roxburgh Gorge / Clutha Gold

4+ days
Shuttle / Bike Hire / Accommodation 

Want to spend more time exploring the region and all it has to offer? Talk to us about a multi day tour!


  • Bike Hire & Helmet
  • Independent and Supported Tours
  • Sherpa Shuttle
  • Jet Boat Transfer on the Roxburgh Gorge Trail
  • Accommodation
  • Luggage Transfers


Lake Roxburgh Trail

Enjoy the best of Central Otago’s natural beauty as you ride alongside the still waters of Lake Dunstan and explore historic relics from the gold rush days.


Roxburgh Gorge Trail
Continue alongside the Clutha River, through narrow gorges and towering bluffs, past historic schist huts and swathes of thyme. Includes jetboat transfer across Lake Roxburgh.


Clutha Gold Trail
Discover one of NZ’s finest cycle trails, steeped in history and majesty, alongside the mighty Clutha River with it’s distinctive landscapes.

Multi Day Rides

The Queenstown Trail

1 – 5 Days
Shuttle / Bike Hire / Accommodation

Explore the world famous Queenstown Trail. Whether you want to ride the whole trail or small sections, we can arrange it for you.


  • eBike Hire & Helmet
  • Sherpa Shuttle
  • Accommodation

Queenstown to Jacks Point

Enjoy the amazing picturesque scenery of lake Wakatipu and the Remarkables mountain range. Cycle around Frankton arm to Kelvin heights and finishing in Jacks point. This trail is suitable for intermediate riders.

Queenstown to Arrowtown
Cycle Queenstown’s most popular ride.With options to shuttle from Queenstown to Arrowtown or back. Ride on the world famous Queenstown Trail, along the banks of the scenic Arrow, Shotover and Kawarau rivers through peaceful backcountry pastures.

Arrowtown to the Wineries
Arrow River and Gibbston River Wine Trail. Enjoy an easy scenic ride along the Arrow River, one of the world's richest gold bearing rivers, through peaceful country roads, over breathtaking suspension bridges and onto the famous Gibbston wine making region where you can explore what our wine makers have to offer, before we pick you up and drop you back at your accommodation.

Twin Rivers - Frankton to Arrow Junction
One of the remotest sections of the Queenstown Trail. The Twin Rivers trail takes you along the banks of the Kawarau and Shotover rivers, along the base of the stunning Remarkables Mountain Range, crossing the restored Old Lower Shotover Bridge.

multi Day Rides

Around the Mountains

3 – 5 Days
Shuttle / Bike Hire/ Accommodation / Cruise

Queenstown – Kingston – Garston – Athol – Lumsden – Mossburn – Mavora Lakes – Walter Peak – Queenstown

Our most popular ride for the Around the Mountains Trail is the 5 DAY TOUR which includes:

Around the Mountains Trail (4 Days)  AND Lake2Lake Trail (1 Day)

Day 1  Queenstown – Lake Cruise to Walter Peak – Mavora Lakes
Day 2 
 Te Anau – Manapouri
Day 3  Centre Hill – Lumsden
Day 4  Lumsden – Five Rivers –  Athol
Day 5  Athol – Garston – Kingston (plus shuttle to Queenstown)


More options are available at www.aroundthemountainscycling.nz

Start your biking adventure now​​

Whether you want to hire a bike, get a shuttle to your starting point, organise a multi-day ride or anything inbetween we have the options for you.


The Around the Mountains Sherpa Shuttle offers a full range of support with shuttle transfers along the trail.


We have a range of bikes to suit your needs – start with the right bike for the trail and for you.