Our Helibiking is aimed at letting all mountain biking abilities enjoy our stunning back country scenery around Twizel, the Gateway to Mt Cook. Our rides are all laid back, you can take photos and ride at your own pace...Read More
Full day and half day options for groups of up to 5 people. Easy, scenic grade 2 to 3 trails suitable for all abilities. You just need a sense of adventure...Read More
If you don't want to cycle the Twizel canal roads on the third section of the trail, you'll love our Helibike alternative! Start and finish at the same points but have a completely different experience on the way....Read More
Designed for the mountain biker who wants to ride the alpine section of the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail and include more mountain biking than road riding. This multi-day tour covers the first half of the A2O trail through the Southern Alps and includes our Grand Greta Helibike Trip...Read More
Our apologies, both Helibike tours (The Grand Greta and Omahau Helibike) are currently on hold for this season due to land access issues. We apologise for the inconvenience. Helicopter transfers to the start of the A2O Cycle Trail are not affected.
At Helibike.com, we offer Heli-bike Mountain Bike Tours and Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail Adventures in the beautiful scenery around Twizel, Aoraki/Mount Cook and Lake Ohau, New Zealand. Our trips are on grade 2 and 3 MTB tracks or cycle trails, selected specifically to help riders of all abilities enjoy our stunning back country scenery. With bright turquoise glacial fed lakes and snow-capped mountains all year long, this region near Aoraki/Mount Cook is one of the most visually stunning mountain regions in New Zealand.
Our Heli-biking is the combination of a scenic helicopter flight to a remote destination followed by a mountain bike ride back. We offer some of the most scenic rides in New Zealand and have different Heli-bike Tours depending on your time and budget. Whether you're a novice or expert mountain biker, tourist or local, if you enjoy scenic mountain biking away from the crowds, you'll love our Helibike tours. Get a group a friends together and grab one of our group deals.*
With the opening of the new Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail, we have also introduced some fantastic alternative Mountain Bike Adventures for people riding the A2O Trail. The Grand Greta A2O Helibike and the A2O Alpine Adventure. Instead of following the masses along the canal roads, imagine flying to a landing spot far above the cycleway and mountain biking down through an alternative, more scenic trail to reach the same destination...
All our Helibike day Adventures depart from Twizel, New Zealand. Our multi-day Cycle Trail Tours depart from Queenstown.* If you're looking for downhill helibiking aimed at advanced to expert riders, this isn't what we offer. We'd advise you to try either FatTyre or Vertigo Bikes in Queenstown.