Alps 2 Ocean Cycles

+64 3 433 1444| [email protected]| 1 Meek Street, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand

We are available to shuttle your team/with bikes to Mt Cook (either side) for the adventure of a lifetime.

We can pickup people up at Christchurch or Queenstown airports. We run on demand so anytime you need us just call!

We also have 25 cars/vans available for self-drive.

Cars from $45 per day-includes insurance and unlimited kms. Our rental cars/vans are suitable to take bikes or tow shuttle trailers for hire with or without bikes. Vans up to 12 seater.

Bike racks available and trailers capable of carrying up to 13 bikes.

Tour Moeraki Boulders, visit penguins, see the sights around the area before or after your Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail adventure!

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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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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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