On The Spot, Otematata

+64 3 438 7648| [email protected] 1 West Road, Otematata 9412, New Zealand

Drop into Otematata’s On The Spot, for all your requirements.

Stock up on essentials, food, and beverages. Make sure you have sunscreen for the cycling ahead, and plenty of snacks to get you through to your next destination. Enjoy an ice-cream or cold beverage outside in the shade of our sun umbrellas.

A daily selection of café bakery items and meals.

• Kids play space
• Wireless hotspot
• Gravity coffee

It all amounts to a terrific and worthwhile stop. See you at the The Spot!

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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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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.

Trail Details & Maps view details

Trail Details & Maps

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.

See & Do view details

See & Do

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

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