Mountain Bike or Hike ~ Minaret Station

Boat, fly and hike or mountain bike. Gather a group of friends or family and come for a hiking adventure to explore one of our local treasures, Minaret Station.

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Mountain Biking at Minaret Station. From your departure point, a short 30-minute drive around Lake Wanaka, you will take the Minaret Station boat across the lake, where you will meet your experienced guide from our sister company Southern Lakes Helibike. Your guide will take you through a full safety briefing and spend some time ensuring you are comfortable with your bike. After this you will be flown by helicopter, with your bikes to a track that suits your groups experience levels. This might be the stunning lakeside track at Minaret Station, or our downhill tracks starting right back in the valleys behind the Alpine Lodge. Your guide will tailor the day for you, during which you will enjoy a beautiful picnic lunch out on the trails, before ending up back at the boat in time for a cold drink and transfer back across Lake Wanaka.  

Hiking at Minaret Station. At our departure point, a short 30 minute drive around Lake Wanaka (or we can drive you), meet our skipper and the Minaret Station boat. Enjoy a short transfer across Lake Wanaka to Minaret Station. Here your professional guide will give you a full briefing before you will fly by helicopter into the hills. Your guide will tailor a day hike suited to your experience and fitness. Minaret Station has huge variety of trails. The main thing we want you to do is it have fun amongst this beautiful part of New Zealand, on quiet tracks away from it all. As part of your day you will enjoy a beautiful backcountry picnic, designed by our Minaret station chef, prepared in the field by your guide. 



Prices are based on groups up to 4 guests. Helicopter transfers from Queenstown and Wanaka also available

Physical Address

10 Lloyd Dunn Ave, Wanaka, wanaka, Otago 9343, New Zealand


$875.00 to $975.00

Includes return boat transfers across Lake Wanaka, helicopter flight, professional guide, picnic lunch.

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