About The Shuttle To The Trail

*** Wearing of facemasks is mandatory and vaccine pass is required ***

Being based in Owhango we are ideally placed for the start or the end of you cycle ride through the Tongariro Forest on the 42 Traverse mountain bike trail.   We have plenty safe parking in Owhango but we suggest parking opposite the Bluehill Cafe for that cold drink and snack after the ride.

Our Cycle carrier on our Vans carry's 4 bikes but if you do have a larger group please contact us direct for options we can provide.(max weight capacity 60kg)

Due to E-Bike weights we are limited to 2 per cycle carrier.

All shuttles are a minimum of 2 people unless there are other bookings on that day.  Single person bookings are by negotiation and will incur a surcharge.

Group Bookings

For larger groups please contact us and we can organise logistics for you that will best suit your groups needs.

Booking times are open to your preference however we reserve the right to adjust these times to our availability. Please note afternoon returns to Kapoors road may  only available on request and availability.

Payment on day only via direct phone contact. We prefer online booking as we do not have mobile eftpos facility.

Further information on the trail can be found at the following links and it is highly recommended to bring or Hire a Personal Locator Beacon available from DOC offices or the Isite.



***COVID 19***

Please remember your mask and ensure you wear them the entire duration you are in our shuttles.   Please read terms and conditions in relation to cancellations resulting from covid restrictions.

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Departure/pick up location is along State Highway 4 in Owhango opposite Blue Hill Cafe. Pick up from Whakapapa River Bridge can be arranged at additional $10 per booking (inclusive). Due to the large area and distance our other services cover times maybe changed to suit schedule of the operator. Payment, Refund , Cancellation Policy Full payment is required before any booking is confirmed Credit card details are stored on a secure external server supplied by the merchant facility and may not be debited until closer to the booking date as dictated by availability and certainty of service being provided. In the event of a force Majeure event eg weather, natural disaster or pandemic causing cancellation of activity. Any refunds as per standard terms and conditions.

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