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Helicopter Charter Karamea is based in Karamea and Seddonville, at the northern end of New Zealand’s West Coast, and on the doorstep of Kahurangi National Park. Heli-bike and hike with us on the iconic Old Ghost Road and Heaphy Track.

Helicopter Charter Karamea – making your Old Ghost Road mountain biking dreams a reality.


Heli-bike or Hike The Old Ghost Road

Flights available from Seddonville to Lyell and all huts along The Old Ghost Road. We can also drop you off at different points along the track giving you a variety of options for riding out, including the popular Heli-Downhill featuring an epic 28km of downhill biking.

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The Old Ghost Road Specialists

With unrivalled knowledge and experience gained from years working on The Old Ghost Road, Helicopter Charter Karamea are the specialists when it comes to transporting people and gear around this fantastic West Coast wilderness. We are also proud, major sponsors of The Old Ghost Road, and located next to the Rough and Tumble Bush Lodge at the northern end of trail. Whatever your needs, we can customise a trip to suit.  

Prices start from $195pp.

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Kahurangi National Park

As well as servicing The Old Ghost Road, we also offer helicopter charters for fishing, rafting, heli-hiking, hunting and kayaking adventures, plus transfers to/from the Heaphy Track, in Kahurangi National Park.

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Contact Helicopter Charter Karamea
P +64 (0)3 782 6111