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Have confidence knowing that every detail of your Rail Trail holiday has been taken care of. Trail Journeys excels in providing a friendly, personal, expert, trouble free, relaxing, top class specialty service on the very popular New Zealand Cycle Trail, the Otago Central Rail Trail:

Suiting your personal budget: No service/booking fees or hidden costs.


NEW to Trail Journeys: We are hiring electric assist bikes for on those trails that allow them. These bikes are suited to those who would see cycling some of the trails a bit daunting. CLICK HERE to view the details. Contact our staff for details regarding their use and for which trails.


"Bike hire special for February 2015"

Trail Journeys is offering 20% discount on bike hire booked for February 2015. 
Contact us at Please quote the following specials code: TJBP2015.
(This special is available for all new and retail bookings only. )

"Place We Go" TV Program

Trail Journeys spent 3 days with the" Places We Go" TV production team from Australia showing the best of Central Otago while cycling the Otago Central Rail Trail.

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    Check out the new Tourism NZ Video

    Filming on the OCRT  by Media Blanco of a video to be used by Tourism NZ to promote the NZ cycle trails overseas. CLICK HERE to view. 


      Planning your independent journey

      Full itinerary planning  For individuals and groups that want to explore on their own. All your requirements along the trail customised to suit your budget and preferences
      3 - 5+ day options  for the full trail experience.
      1 - 2 day options  for those with less time. 


        Bike hire

        Avanti Lightweight alloy bikes specially designed for the trail  
        Low step for ease of mount and dismount
        Standard for the more experienced riders
        Mountain bikes for those that prefer them
        Child 20" and 24" bikes, trailers, seats and tow bikes 


          Accommodation booking

          Use our experience
          to book your accommodation at no extra expense to you
          Trail accommodation to suit your budget and preference
          Pre and post tour bookings if required


          People and bike transfers
          or pickups along the trail
          Baggage transfers  between accommodation
          Queenstown or Dunedin transfers from/to trail
          Off trail transfers to local places of interest
          Taieri Gorge tourist train transfers from/to Dunedin  


            Fully supported guided tours

            Enjoy the company  of new friends while our experienced local guide arranges everything along the trail.
            5 day Mountains to Sea our most popular

            5 day Wine and railtrail combo including wine tour and tasting  


              Linking transport

              Door to door Dunedin to Cromwell return daily with our Catch A Bus service.
              Door to door Dunedin to Queenstown both ways via train and bus using our Central Train Link service in conjunction with Taieri Gorge Tourist Train.  



              Vehicle storage

              Secure vehicle 
              storage available at both ends of the trail
              Larger vehicles such as camper vans accommodated 


              Off trail activity booking

              Range of activities
              including curling, boat trips, farm tours, 4wd drive tours, discovering old gold towns and more.   


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                Fly Alexandra

                Ever thought about flying back from Middlemarch or maybe a scenic flight around the local area.
                Three staff members from Trail Journeys took a flight with Nick Taylor who highlighted the Manuherikia Valley following the Otago Central Railtrail. It certainly looks different from the air. CLICK HERE to see what you can experience with "Fly Alexandra" and Nick Taylor.


    Click here to see what our customers think!

    Good morning Hannah,  on behalf of my family who rode the trail from April 26-29, a big thank you. The professional service from Trail Journeys is amazing.    More>>
    See some great images by one of our clients: CLICK 1, CLICK 2


    Trail Journeys is proud to be a Qualmark endorsed visitor activity and transport provider; we have also now earned a Qualmark Enviro Bronze award for our effort in reducing the effect we have on our environment. More>>>