Based in Clyde, we are a passionate Otago Central Rail Trail tour operator offering self-guided tours focussed on great itineraries, flexibility and the personal touch. Our tours can include all transfers, accommodation and bike hire.
Our Trek Roscoe 7s and Merida e-bikes are super comfortable, easy to ride, and perfect for the Otago Central's terrain. We are a 12-month, 7-days-a-week business.
Short on time? Try one of our ‘One Day Wonder’ tours.
The perfect trip for those looking for a a taste of the Otago Central Rail Trail or just short on fitness or time, this tour sees you drive with one of our knowledgable locals to the start of your ride. Heading through historic Ophir, the trail heads over to the Ida Valley to Auripo – literally a stop in nowhere, right on the trail.
Cost: from $100 adult; $70 child (12 & under)
Duration: allow 5–6 hours
Wedderburn to Clyde
This two-day tour is especially fantastic for those on a short time frame who want to take in some of the most spectacular secenery and major highlights of the Otago Central Rail Trail, with an unforgettable overnight stop factord in.
Cost: from $250 adult/twin share; $340 adult/superior accommodation with ensuite bathrooms
Duration: allow 2 days
Otago Central Rail Trail self-guided tour
One of our most popular tour packages. Cycle the trail over four days (around 4–5 hours cycling a day for someone with average fitness), and we'll take care of everything else. Select from three different grades of accommodation to suit your budget – standard, superior and boutique/ lodge. Enjoy cycling from Clyde to Middlemarch, staying in historic gold mining towns, and you have the choice of continuing on from Middlemarch to Dunedin by train on the Taieri Gorge Railway or returning to Queenstown via Clyde by shuttle bus.
Cost: from $640 adult; a night in Clyde from $60pp B&B (prices based on twin share)
Duration: allow 4 days