Best Biking in Queenstown
Local Recommendations from our My Guide Queenstown team
With the mountains, hills, canyons and rivers, biking in Queenstown offers a whole host of established tracks for bikers to explore. Whether you're a solo biker, or want to join a tour, there's plenty to choose from. The 100+ kilometre Queenstown Bike Trail includes a number of sections connecting the most scenic spots of Queenstown, including the section from Arrowtown to the wineries of Gibbston.
Queenstown Mountain Biking benefits from not only great, natural trails, but some fantastic world-class purpose-built parks and tracks. Skyline Queenstown offers the country's only gondola-assisted bike lift, which gets you high into this amazing mountain biking park. There are trails for all levels, and you can get half day, full day or multi day passes.
A number of biking operators will offer bike rentals and support which includes a shuttle service to collect and drop you off to to your accommodation. More experienced cyclists will enjoy heli-biking and weekend excursions, as well as access to private tracks. Other operators can guide you around places like Skippers Canyon and Ben Crauchan. Another popular activity is to tackle the 150km Otago Central Rail Trail.
Book Top Experiences and Tours in Queenstown:If youʻre booking your trip to Queenstown last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
- Queenstown: Arrowtown Mountain Biking Adventure
- From Queenstown: Milford Sound Cruise and Coach Day Trip
- Queenstown: Full-Day Central Otago Food & Wine Tour
- From Queenstown: Milford Sound Full-Day Tour with Lunch
- From Queenstown: Glenorchy and Paradise Scenic Half-Day Tour