Trail Journeys is your Trusted Cycle Trail Expert since 2000

Places We Go Travel Stories Australian actress and model, Megan Gale on a cycling journey of the Otago Central Rail Trail.

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We operate on the spectacular Otago Central Rail Trail, Roxburgh Gorge and Clutha Gold Trails.

Whether you’re after bike hire, bag transfers, transport, an itinerary or some advice - give us a call or email us. Our friendly team is only too willing to help with information or a no obligation quote. Being locals, we know the area inside and out!
Our team has helped thousands of travellers put together great itineraries tailored to their special interests, budgets and time constraints.

With depots at both ends of the Otago Central Rail Trail (Clyde and Middlemarch) this enables us to offer plenty of options to suit your requirements, budgets and preferences.

Trail Journeys’ Friendly Service Includes:

  • FREE itinerary planning for your cycling holiday. Take the hassle out of booking your cycling adventure. We can save you time and money by organising and booking a biking holiday to suit you.
  • Custom-built bikes designed for maximum comfort and reliability specifically for cycle trails and leisure cyclists
  • FREE accommodation booking service: we can organise accommodation to best match your style and budget.
  • Luggage transfer service - a daily pick up and and drop off of your bags to your accommodation
  • The 150km Otago Central Rail Trail does not loop back to the start. We offer transport to the start and once finished we can collect you, your bikes and bags and transfer you to your vehicle / accommodation / Queenstown / Dunedin
  • Independent or Guided Tours including boat excursions, sightseeing, wine tours and more
  • Secure car storage options at both Middlemarch and Clyde
  • Side trips and additional activities to enhance your experience

Otago Central Rail Trail Voted NZ's Favourite Ride for second year in a row.

So exciting to see the Otago Central Rail Trail take out the top honour of NZ's Favourite Place to Cycle on both March 2016 and June 2017. Thanks to everyone that voted. If you have not experienced this trail for yourself then maybe it is time to put it on your to do list and come and see what all the fuss is about.

To view a small video clip of the Roxburgh Gorge Cycle Trail in Autumn  CLICK HERE

We plan your cycle trip to suit your budget and tastes


Bike Hire

We offer a range of bikes and bike accessories for hire:
Trail Journeys Comfort bikes, mountain bikes (for more experienced riders), children’s bikes, tow behind bikes, child seats and tandems.

Trail Journeys, in conjunction with the Avanti New Zealand design team, developed a bike specifically for these cycle trails.  From our years of experience we have identified key areas of comfort and reliability that are important to our customers.

Some Great Features of Our Bikes are:

  • Puncture resistant tyres
  • Wide, padded seats with ergonomic design creating a better fit and maximum comfort
  • Ergonomic handle grips for extra comfort you never expected 
  • High, swept back handlebars creating an upright riding position to take pressure off wrists, necks, shoulders and backs
  • Lightweight yet strong alloy frames
  • Front suspension to reduce vibration for smoother riding

All Our Bikes Come with the Following as Standard Features:

  • Water bottle holder
  • Helmet
  • Speedo/Distance computer
  • Puncture repair kits

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