Arrowtown To Gibbston Valley Self Guided Mountain Biking

• 15 km of gorgeous mountain biking from Arrowtown to Gibbston.
• River gorges, suspension bridges, Bungy and a winery.
• Be independent. Ride at your pace.
• Ride the trail one way only! 
• A perfect ending, hang out at a winery.

Ride Information

Shuttle with us from Queenstown to Arrowtown and ride the most popular section of the Queenstown Trail. Follow the Arrow River Trail to the historic Kawarau Bungy Bridge. From there proceed into the Gibbston Wine Valley, making your way to a designated winery from which you will be shuttled back to Queenstown.

Half Day trips leave from Queenstown at 9am or 1pm daily (10am in winter) – please book well in advance to secure your spot.

A electric bike is never a bad choice! You are on holiday after all…

Interactive Trail Map

Explore your Arrowtown to Gibbston ride in more detail. Zoom in and out, and even change your aspect as you interact.

Elevation and Distance 

Total Distance: 14.27km | Total Elevation Gain: 153m | Total Elevation Loss: 198m.

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Other Options

Vehicle support is available on this ride: click here for the details.

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DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION 9 Duke Street, Queenstown (back of The Station Building)
DEPARTURE TIME SUMMER (1 Sept- 30 Apr): Please arrive by 8:50 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM. OR 12:50 PM for a prompt departure at 1:00 PM. WINTER (1 May- Aug 31):Please arrive by 9:50 AM for a prompt departure at 10:00 AM. 
RETURN SHUTTLE DEPARTURE TIME SUMMER (1 Sept – 30 Apr): 12.15 PM for the morning trip or 4.30 PM for the afternoon trip. WINTER (1 May- Aug 31): 1.30 PM for the morning trip.
WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, shoes, jacket and sunscreen.
Quality Mountain Bike Return Shuttle Service
Trail Map  
A Guide Riding The Trail With You
Wine Tasting
biking wth a view
Southern Discoveries Bridge