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Guided Mountain biking & heli biking trips around Queenstown...
Guided Mountain biking, heli biking, Queenstown Bike Park packages, mountain bike lessons, rental and access to the Queenstown Cycleway with the Vertigo Bike Taxi. Multi day itineraries
Bikes are what we do & bikes are ALL we do!
• Queenstown’s largest, most up to date and best maintained bike fleet.
• Exclusive access to some absolutely primo MTB terrain in the Queenstown area!
• Internationally experienced guides, PMBI qualified MTB Instructors.
• One of the highest Heli-Bike landing spots in the area at around 2000m, offering a beautiful mixture of terrain in a spectacular setting!
• Setting the industry standard in terms of safe operating procedures, ensuring all our customers have a safe and enjoyable ride.
NEW PRODUCT (from Oct 2015): Station 2 Station
A fantastic scenic ride including 2 cruises on Lake Wakatipu, one on the famous steamship TSS Earnslaw and the other on Southern Discoveries catamaran. The ride from Mt Nicolas to Walter Peak Station is gentle and takes 1 hour. BBQ lunch at Walter Peak is an optional extra. Trip time without lunch is 2hrs 45m, or 4hrs 45m with lunch. This is a great ride for beginners and families especially, or those really wanting to take in some amazing scenery. Times 9am, 11am & 1pm.
Heli-Bike The Remarkables (Charter only for 5 or more pax)
A wicked helicopter flight over The Remarkables to one of the highest heli-bike drop-offs near the summit of Ben Cruachan.
18kms of varied terrain including 6kms of awesome single track built by gold miners back in the 1860’s, rolling ridge lines and flowing farm tracks, the finish is set amongst the Gibbston Valley vineyards.
The ride is so spectacular that it’s appeared in numerous MTB movies!
Vertical Drop: 1600m (total)
Trip time: 4 hrs
Terrain: Open ridgeline, Single track, 4WD road
Accessing the Queenstown Cycleway trails: Vertigo Bike Taxi
Vertigo Bikes has developed a load of flexible hire and transport options for those wanting to access the 22+ trails of the Queenstown Cycle way network which criss-cross the region, including a full day bike rental package. Price includes full day bike hire, helmet, toolkit, trail map and drop off of your choice in the Queenstown area. You can add an extra shuttle pick-up and a shuttle only price is also available.
Queenstown Bike Park
We have ½ and full day packages available. This is also a great option for C&I groups as there is something for all level of riders amongst the 20+ QBP trails.
We are the preferred bike operator for the Park, and the only company allowed to guide and teach in the Park.
Vertigo Gravity Shuttle
A great way to get out of the hustle and bustle of town and enjoy a high alpine environment riding on epic single-track. 3 hours of shuttle runs situated in the Coronet Peak area including Rude Rock, Skippers Canyon Pack Track and the Zoot Track, all of which have appeared in numerous MTB movies and worldwide publications. This trip is recommended for intermediate & advanced rider skill levels.
We offer Giant bikes ranging from hard tail to full-on, Pro Spec DH and Enduro as ridden by the World Cup Pro’s. We offer multi-day rates and child rates. We have our own on-site workshop and experienced mechanic’s to service our fleet after every rental.
Contact us for more information. We look forward to working with you!
The team at Vertigo Bikes
Our facebook page is a great place to check us out and see what our customers have to say:- www.facebook.com/VertigoBikes
We will begin operating for the summer season mid to late September.
4 Brecon Street
PO Box 1224
Phone: +64 3 442 8378
Free phone (NZ only): 0800 VERTIGO