Join us for a three day Heaphy track cycling package. Travel through expansive tussock downs, lush forests and nikau palms to the roaring seas of the West Coast. To enjoy the ride you will need to have a good standard of fitness, be an intermediate or above mountain biker and able to carry a 25-40 litre pack with your personal items including a sleeping bag.We will do all the planning and preparation for you so you can maximise your time on the Heaphy Track. We aim to make the more difficult elements of the track attainable through expert guiding and coaching combined with local knowledge.
We carry and provide:
Guides -expert advice on how to manage the terrain
Bike tools and equipment
Food (fresh,seasonal local produce)
Doc hut passes
Transport to and from Nelson Airport
Three days, two nights is a popular option. At Bush and Beyond we can assist you as much or as little as required. Our guides will inform you of many of the local features that are remarkable. We will ensure your tour is an unique experience in this rich and diverse environment.
Our route will be as follows;
Brown Hut to Perry Saddle Hut: 2 hr 30 min-3 hr 30 min, 17.5 km
Perry Saddle to Heaphy Hut: 6 hr 30 min-10 hr 30 min, 44.7 km
Heaphy Hut to Kohaihai Shelter: 3-4 hr, 16.2 km.
Price $900 per person
Mountain bike rental available if required.
Tours depart Friday 7.45am - return Sunday 5.00pm
Other departures by arrangement.
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