Natural High

+64 3 982 2966| [email protected]| www.naturalhigh.co.nz 690a Harewood Road, Harewood Christchurch, 8051
Point of difference

We’ve been helping people step off the tourist bus and discover the joys of the open road since 1996, sharing our extraordinary landscape with thousands of overseas visitors and Kiwis alike.


At Natural High we believe exploring New Zealand by bicycle is, quite simply, the best way to truly experience this remarkable country.

Whether you’re looking for bike rental for a weekend or a grand cycle tour of the whole country, someone in our Auckland or Christchurch branches will talk you through all your options, and give you the best possible advice.

Contact us for bike hire, guided and self guided cycle tours, camper van rentals and all your cycle tour requirements and accessories. With bike pick up and drop off services available at 10 locations throughout New Zealand it's easy and convenient to deal with Natural High.

Our aim is to make planning your adventure as simple and stress-free as possible. Whether it’s selecting the right bike for independent exploring, choosing an all-inclusive cycling holiday that fits your ability level, or finding a combined campervan and bike rental for road tripping in style, our local knowledge and expertise ensures we can help you create a New Zealand adventure you’ll never, ever forget.

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FAQs

The Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail is a grade 2-3 (easy to intermediate) cycle trail. There are a variety of trail surfaces. Riders are advised to take certain essentials with them (e.g. first aid, repair kit, water, food). Parts of the trail pass through alpine environments, where conditions can change.

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Accommodation

Need a place to say during your ride from the Alps to the Ocean? Book all your accommodation through the website and plan your ride.

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Getting Here

Located in the South Island of New Zealand, halfway between Christchurch and Queenstown, is the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail. It is recommended that you start your ride from Aoraki/Mt Cook - though there are numerous access points along the trail from which to start or end your ride.

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Trail Details & Map

Each of the 9 maps show the elevation, trail surfaces, fitness, skill, traffic, safety notes, and highlights. Please consult the maps to ensure you are prepared for what you'll encounter on each section. Some sections are easy, others more difficult.

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See & Do

Want to know what you can do while visiting the South Island of New Zealand during your ride?

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