The easy access to the outdoors and the vast network of trails and open roads in the area hasmade Queenstown mountain biking and road cycling one of the most popular activities forvisitors.
As well as some of the most exciting expert tracks designed by professional riders, there areeasy, wide, formed trails for visiting wineries or simply cruising the lakeside for a picnic.
The roads along the lake and through the river valleys are a popular choice for multisporters,bike club training rides and cycle tourers.
The wide range of options mountain biking and cycling around Queenstown ensures allmembers of a group can enjoy exploring the area and re-gather at the end of the day to enjoyan evening in the resort.
Need some adrenaline and carry your own body armour wherever you go? Look no furtherthan the Skyline Queenstown with its 13 graded trails and 30km of tracks accessed by thegondola downtown and choose to go as big and fast as you can handle.
For those choosing a more relaxed pace 100km of off -road trails will lead you to vineyards, gold diggings or lakeside bays.
When you finally push that glass of local pinot noir aside and move back from the antipastoplatter, you and your bike can even get a shuttle back into town.
For those keen to take a ride on the wild side there are heli-biking options and guided tours to the hinterland to really get off the beaten path.
One of the local operators we strongly recommend are Matt and Kate at Pedal to Paradise.
Have a look at their different options at www.revolutiontours.co.nz
A number of bike shops provide a high quality range of rental bikes as well as providing you with local knowledge on the best route for your ability and tastes.
Skilled, qualified instructors are also available to move you onto that next level, whether trying to perfect that gap jump or simply gain more confidence on an off-road track.
At the Glebe Apartments and Penthouse Suites, we have our own mountain and road bike storage area and washing facility to ensure you’re set up for the next day.
We also know the local area and the best people to choose for a quality biking experience.
Contact us for your next- or first - Queenstown mountain biking experience.