Twizel, South Island, NZ

Tel: 0800 224 475 or 03 377 2060 (within NZ)
Tel: +64 3 377 2060 (international)

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Cycle Journeys

Upper Trail

About this Ride

Alps 2 Ocean

  • Trail Start: Mt Cook Village, Jolly River or Tekapo 
  • Trail Finish: Omarama
  • Self Guided
  • Duration: 3-5 Days
  • Season: 1st October - 20th May

Explore the Trails of the Mackenzie from the stunning lake side of Lake Pukaki through to Lake Ohau and finishing in the small mountain village of Omarama 

Personalise your package by choosing from our range of bikes and accommodation levels.


Included

  • Bike Hire - your choice of bike style, Helmet and Rear Rack Bags (Own bike and gear is an option) 

  • Shuttle to Alps 2 Ocean Start Point

  • Luggage Transfer for each day

  • Accommodation each night: Please see accommodation levels here

  • Some meals included (dependant on accommodation level) 

  • Trip itinerary, directions and trail map info

  • Mt Cook Village Start: Helicopter flight across the Tasman River included 

Note: If you do not require 1 or more of these items let us know and we will happily deduct items from your trip package.


Choose From 3 Starting Points

To see the full A2O trail on Google Maps click here


Mt Cook Village to Omarama

  • Duration: Choose from 3-5 days
  • Start: Meet at the Cycle Journeys Depot in Twizel for a bike fitting 
  • Stay the night in Twizel and take the shuttle to Mt Cook Village the following morning
  • Or: Take the shuttle to Mt Cook Village on day 1 and stay the night
  • Start your Alps 2 Ocean ride from the Mt Cook starting point
  • Helicopter across the Tasman River (included) on day 2 
  • Finish in Omarama

Jollie River to Omarama

  • Duration: Choose from 3-4 days
  • No Helicopter required
  • Start: Meet at the Cycle Journeys Depot in Twizel for a bike fitting 
  • Stay the night in Twizel and take the shuttle to Jolly River the following morning
  • Start your Alps 2 Ocean ride from the Jolly River carpark

Tekapo to Omarama

  • Duration: Choose from 3-4 days
  • No helicopter required
  • Start: Meet at the Cycle Journeys Depot in Twizel for a bike fitting
  • Stay the night in Twizel and take the shuttle to Tekapo the following morning
  • Start your Alps 2 Ocean ride from Tekapo Village
  • Or: Meet us in Tekapo for a bike fitting
  • Finish in Omarama 

2A Wairepo Road, Twizel, New Zealand

Alps 2 Ocean Mt Cook