Partner Directory

Find the people, products, services and experiences to make your ride great.

Adventure South NZ

Adventure South NZ are the specialists in guided NZ Cycle Trail holidays. We offer more trails, more departure dates, and the friendliest of guides to ensure that your cycling experience in New Zealand is truly memorable.

Around the Basin Bike Queenstown

Offering a personalised kiwi flavour to their customers biking experience. Whether it's mountain bike hire, electric bike hire or the ultimate bike tour package, Around The Basin can cater to individuals, families and groups.

Around the mountains cycle tours

Around the Mountains Cycle Tours offer a full range of booking services including; bike hire, luggage transfers, accommodation booking service and operate a sherpa shuttle. They also offer guided trips providing a personalised and supported experience with local knowledge.

Bomb Com

A hidden getaway which is tech-free (no wifi, limited cellphone coverage), Bomb Com is the ideal place to relax and unwind.

P +64 274 196 502

Bracken Hall

Once the Mossburn Public Hall, Bracken Hall Cafe and Gift Shop is now a well established café serving a great selection of delicious home-made food. Not to mention their fantastic gift selection and general traveller information. Free WIFI available.

ChargeAbout Queenstown Electric Bikes

Since 2013 we have proudly offered New Zealand’s finest eBikes by French manufacturer Moustache Bikes. These bikes are available for hire in Queenstown for riding our sublime local trails or for heading across the lake to start the Cycle Trail.

Dome Café

Dome Cafe offers great food, lovely coffee and friendly staff. A small family run business with all food made onsite, we can cater for individual dietary requirements and packed lunches.

Four Square Lumsden

Four Square in Lumsden is a well stocked supermarket providing fresh fruit and groceries for your cycling adventure.

Garston Stables and The Hunny Shop

Gallery treasures and honey – two hidden gems you will find in the remote village of Garston. The Stables gallery has a plethora of pieces, personally sourced from around the globe. Beekeepers produce clover, manuka and thyme honey varieties...

Great Rides App

The only mobile app designed for the NZ Great Rides and a national partner of the NZ Cycle Trail. Working offline it offers GPS tracking, over 1,500+ pages of maps, photos and trail section descriptions. Download it free today!

Hanks Place

Hanks Place is a locally-owned rural supplies and general hardware store stocking a small range of cycle accessories. Open from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday and Saturday morning from 9am to 12 noon.

Kingston Flyer Café and Bar

Situated in the historic Kingston Railway Station on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, the Kingston Flyer Café & Bar is a wonderful place to unwind and relax after your journey around the mountains. Open 7 days a week until late.

P +64 27 603 0013

Kingston Homestead

A renovated 1900's villa. It's just a stone’s throw from the start of the trail. Perfect for couples and small groups, it features three double bedrooms, two bathrooms, a deck and BBQ areas. This house exudes relaxed southern history and...

Lumsden Motel

Clean, spacious, comfortable self-contained units await your arrival. Off street parking, guest BBQ, trout smoker and outdoor socialising area is all provided. A short walk to local eateries and a supermarket.

Lumsden Takeaway

Popular with locals, fish and chips are just as they should be at Lumsden Takeaways. Chunky chips, crispy on the outside and soft in the middle and fresh fish. Served either for a sit down meal or takeaway.

P +64 3 248 7776

Mataura Lodge Athol

Steeped in history, this renovated lodge is cycle-friendly with fully equipped facilities. Bookings can be made for the entire lodge sleeping up to 8, or for separate rooms where you may share the lodge with other guests.

Mossburn Country Park

A privately owned holiday park. Enjoy relaxing in this quiet 28-acre farm setting complete with hand-reared farm animals for all guests to enjoy. Located 3.3km from Mossburn (cycle trail entrance) on SH 97, this is the perfect stopover point.

Naylor House

Naylor House offers boutique accommodation in the original homestead which was built from local schist stone in the 1870s. It has been lovingly renovated by the great grand-daughter of its original builder and owner, Jonas Naylor.

P +64 220 235 809

Nokomai Valley Lodge

A special rural retreat nestled in the valley of Nokomai Station, featuring comfortable modern cottages with free wifi. All meals are available and our cuisine is highly recommended. Prebooking essential due to location.

Not A Rail Trail Cycle Trail

Offering fully supported, multiday cycle trail tours. Based in Kingston, we cater for small groups and provide a complete experience, including amazing local food and great accommodation. We are excited to share our local knowledge with visitors.

PureTrails New Zealand

We are extremely well organised and meticulously planned, ensuring your cycle tour experience is hassle-free. Nothing is left to chance. We adopt a casual, empathetic and relaxed approach to daily tour leadership, resulting in an organised, unobtrusive style of travel.

Real Journeys TSS Earnslaw

We offer a variety of experiences in some of the most beautiful places on earth. Cruise on the century old coal-fired steamship TSS Earnslaw to Walter Peak Station where you can experience farm life and enjoy gourmet NZ fare.

Route 6 Café

A modern 1950's themed Americana Cafe ... with a kiwiana touch! Whether you are after a staple Southland cheeseroll, some Stewart Island blue cod or a famous burger, we are sure to impress!

P +64 3 2487135

Royal Mail Hotel

Originally built in 1875, the hotel has had extensive renovations, making it comfortable and functional while preserving its old world charm. We offer various room configurations, including both ensuite and shared bathroom facilities.

Southern Discoveries

Southern Discoveries operates Spirit of Queenstown Scenic Cruise on Lake Wakatipu. Departing Queenstown several times daily, it journeys to Mt Nicholas High Country Farm. The vessel features a purpose-built bike rack, comfortable viewing lounge and café and bar on board.

Southern Venues High Country Farmstay

Unwind in the countryside and experience rural life. Enjoy the crisp fresh air, silent starry nights and the stunning views. Large guest room, and adjacent room with ensuite. Camping onsite also available.

The Brown Trout Café

Delicious home-made food with both dine-in and takeaway options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. An ideal place to stop with great locally roasted coffee.

The Coffee Bomb

The Coffee Bomb in Garston is New Zealand's most inland food truck. Serving the finest coffee, freshly roasted in Southland, and an array of fresh sandwiches, slices and cakes, it's a great little spot to stop on your travels.

P +64 27 292 6660

The Garston Hotel

This iconic hotel is a haven for locals and travellers alike. Accommodation is available on site and, with a fully licensed bar and restaurant, all your needs are catered for.

The Hide Café & Garden Bar

The Hide Café and Garden Bar – home of the famous Hide cheese roll - is the perfect place to take a break and relax. Located in Athol, the Hide offers a fully stocked bar, delicious food and giftware.

P +64 3 2488 859