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Do it yourself! Grab a bike + shuttle to or from your destination to make easy work of the Queenstown Trail.

Around The Basin offer a bike and passenger shuttle service throughout the Queenstown Trail network. They offer a pick up and/or drop off service for independent bikers at designated points and times between Queenstown, Arrowtown and the Kawarau Bungy, Gibbston Valley, Jacks Point and other pre arranged points.


Have your own bike? Bike shuttle only options are also available on demand, please enquire with your group numbers for pricing.

INCLUDES:

  • Bike rental and helmet
  • 1 or 2 Shuttles (depending on selection) to your choice of Queenstown Trails

SUGGESTED RIDES:

Full Day

  • Queenstown to Gibbston (1 Shuttle) 
    Bike from Queenstown to Gibbston Valley Winery, enjoy a few tastings at the end of the day and grab the shuttle back. Begin your ride in Queenstown following the shore of Lake Wakatipu onto the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers heading for the Bungy Bridge at the start of Gibbston. Enjoy a café stop here or head further along the Gibbston Valley to visit one of the many wineries or the cheesery. Relax knowing you can shuttle home. This ride requires a good level of fitness.
    APPROX RIDE TIME: 4-6 hours
    DISTANCE: 33kms
  • Arrowtown to Queenstown (1 Shuttle)
    Take the morning shuttle to Arrowtown and then make your own way back to Queenstown along the trail network. Choose from a few directions to make your ride a long or as short as you like. Head through Millbrook Resort for Lake Hayes to do a loop around the lake before taking Slopehill Road trail towards the old Shotover Bridge. Or you could take the Arrow River trail to the Morven Ferry intersection and follow the Twin Rivers Trail along the Kawarau and Shotover Rivers to the shores of Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown Bay.
    APPROX RIDE TIME: 4-6 hours
    DISTANCE: from 35kms
  • Arrowtown - Bungy - Gibbston Valley Wineries (2 Shuttles)
    Shuttle from Queenstown to Arrowtown. Ride following the Arrow and Kawarau Rivers through to the Bungy Bridge, then check out the many Gibbston wineries and find many great spots for lunch, cheese and wine tasting (at your own expense). Take the time to ride the full Gibbston Trail taking in the wineries to the far end and heading back to the Gibbston Valley Winery for pick up and shuttle back to Queenstown late afternoon. 
    APPROX RIDE TIME: 4-5 hours 
    DISTANCE: 20+kms

Half Day

  • Jacks Point to Queenstown (1 Shuttle)
    Grab a ride to Jacks Point Golf Course and ride the lakefront trail through to Queenstown. Ride following the shore of Lake Wakatipu around the Kelvin Heights Arts Trail down Frankton Arm to the Kawarau Falls Bridge. Visit cafés along this trail then finish your ride at Queenstown Bay.
    APPROX RIDE TIME: 3 hours
    DISTANCE: 25km
  • Arrowtown - Bungy - Gibbston Valley Winery (2 Shuttles)
    Shuttle from Queenstown to Arrowtown. Ride following the Arrow and Kawarau Rivers through to the Bungy Bridge, bungy or check out a couple of the Gibbston wineries close to the start of the Gibbston Trail. Shuttle back from Bungy or Gibbston Valley to town. Please note: the half day only allows time to visit a few wineries (1-3 stops) depending on your fitness and speed biking the trail. 
    APPROX RIDE TIME: 2-3 hours
    DISTANCE: 15kms

MORE INFORMATION:

  • Child rates include a seat on the shuttle and any bicycle equipment necessary - e.g. Child seat, Bike Trailers and Half Bikes
  • Infant age 0-4 years
  • Children age 5-14 years  
  • Child seats (13kg weight limit) and bike trailers suitable for children under 100cm tall, trailers can take up to two infants. 
  • Half bikes are suitable for children between 100-135cm tall. Half bikes connect to the adults bike by the seat post and has handle bars that do not steer. The child can still pedal and feel like they are riding.
  • Children's bikes are available in a variety of sizes from a minimum height of 120cm tall.

Full Day Bike Hire + 1 Shuttle [One Way Shuttle]:
Take a shuttle in one direction and bike the other. Includes bike rental and helmet.

  • Adult $80.00
  • Child $60.00
  • Infant (0-4 years) $50.00

Full Day Bike Hire + 2 Shuttles [Both Ways]:
Perfect to explore Arrowtown and Gibbston Valley Wineries in a leisurely full day out and trail ride. Includes bike rental and helmet.

  • Adult $95.00
  • Child $75.00
  • Infant (0-4 years $50.00

Half Day Bike Hire + 1 Shuttle [One Way Shuttle]:
Take a shuttle in one direction and bike the other. Includes bike rental and helmet.

  • Adult $65.00
  • Child $50.00
  • Infant (0-4 years) $50.00

Half Day Bike Hire + 2 Shuttles [Both Ways]:
Perfect for the Arrowtown - Gibbston half day trail ride. Includes bike rental and helmet.

  • Adult $80.00
  • Child $65.00
  • Infant (0-4 years) $50.00

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