Mountains to Sea Trail Package Trips

The Mountains To Sea trail stretches 238km from the slopes of Mt Ruapehu in the volcanic central plateau to the Tasman Sea at Wanganui. This is the most diverse trail in the NZ Cycle Trail network. This multi day journey combines purpose built cycle trail, both gravel and paved rural backroads, a historic coach road and access tracks of pioneering settlers. Last but not least, it also a unique river experience which is essential to the logistics of the ride.

2017 Scheduled Trips

Dec 28 (2016) • Bridge To Nowhere day trip (Full)

Jan 18 • Bridge To Nowhere day trip (4 spaces left)

Feb 4 • Bridge To Nowhere day trip (Full)

Mar 6 to 9 • Four day complete Mountains To Sea Trail Experience - National Park to Whanganui (Full)

Mar 11 • Bridge To Nowhere day trip (7 spaces left)

Mar 26 to 30 • Five day complete Mountains To Sea Trail Experience - Ohakune to Whanganui (sold out)

Apr 17 - 21 • Five day complete Mountains To Sea Trail Experience - Ohakune to Whanganui (sold out)

Or you can choose your own date which will be subject to availability and minimum numbers and pricing.

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Complete Mountains To Sea Trail Experience

Inlcusions: Round trip transport from Ohakune or Taupo, baggage transfers, four nights accommodation, nine meals, jet boat transfer, and optional vintage paddle boat ride.

Duration: 5 days

Distance: 238km

Group size: 4 people minimum

$1300 per person

Optional extras:

Guiding: Contact us for pricing

Bike hire: $250 for 5 days

Round trip transport from Taupo, or other locations is available.

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Blue Duck Package

Inclusions: Round trip transport from National Park Village or Taupo, baggage transfers, one night at the Blue Duck Lodge, three meals and the jet boat ride from the Bridge To Nowhere to Pipiriki is included. 

Duration: 2 days

Distance: 92km

Group size: 4 people minimum

Day 1: Ride 52km from National Park Village to the Whakahoro.

Day 2: Ride 40km directly from the campsite to the Bridge To Nowhere. A jet boat will pick you up from the Bridge to Nowhere for a scenic shuttle down the Whanganui River to Pipiriki where our shuttle will meet you to take you back to National Park Village.

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Optional extras:

Guiding: Contact us for pricing

Bike hire: $120 for 2 days

To make a booking please Contact Us

Bridge To Nowhere Day Trip

Inclusions: Round trip transport from Taupo, Ohakune or National Park for the 38km ride from the Ruatiti Road End to the Bridge To Nowhere. The scenic jet boat ride is included to shuttle you from the Bridge To Nowhere down the Whanganui River to the road access at Pipiriki. From Pipiriki you will be shuttled back to your car or accomodation at Ohakune, National Park, or Taupo.

Duration: 1 day

Distance: 38km

Group size: 4 people minimum

$220 per person

Optional extras:

Guiding: Contact us for pricing

Bike hire: $70 per person

To make a booking please Contact Us

For other options on this trail, contact us about custom trips.

The options are nearly endless, consider a 3-5 day ride covering the whole Mountains To Sea Trail from Turoa Ski field on Mt Ruapehu all the way to the black sand beaches of the Trasman Sea at Wanganui.

Trail introduction:

The Mountains To Sea trail has 4 main sections of trail that are nicely connected with beautiful remote public back roads, most of which are narrow winding gravel roads that are steep at times. The 4 main sections of the trail are: The Old Coach Road, the Ruatiti Road, the Mangapura Track, and the Whanganui River Road. For more info about the trail visit our Mountain to Sea Trail page.