Plan your trip with the Alps2Ocean Trail specialists!


Trail Adventures is an Oamaru-based company which is set up to provide you with an Alps 2 Ocean cycle experience which is second to none. If you wish to get a taste of the ‘REAL NZ’ and cycle through some of New Zealand’s most diverse and picturesque landscapes, Trail Adventures will tailor a trip to suit you.



We offer you:


  • Quality cycle hire
  • Self guided full tour options
  • “A2O Highlights” – our one day excursions
  • Transport to suit your requirements
  • Accommodation booking service
  • Car and cycle storage on site
  • A2O merchandise  
  • Shower and toilet facilites
  • Camp sites at the finish point of the trail

Let Trail Adventures use their knowledge of the area and cycling experience to create a tour package to meet your needs. We can support you throughout your entire trip, or simply provide you with a comfortable level of assistance along the way. We can arrange all of your accommodation and transport needs and provide opportunities to explore many fantastic activities along the way.

Airport transfers are available also.



Trail Adventures have chosen quality hybrid bikes as being best suited to the A2O trail.They are set up for touring, and come complete with rear panniers, spare tube bag, drink bottle holder and pump. We will do our best to provide any other equipment to meet your needs. We also carry more rugged 29er bikes for those who wish to go ‘off trail’. Bike trailers are available for hire to transport the bikes to your chosen location.



We are locals here at Trail Adventures and we’d love to be able to be involved in your cycle journey at any level. We can provide you with transport to any part of the trail and can also uplift you from most South Island airports and drop you off again once you’ve finished your journey. During your transport we will share our knowledge of the trail with you and advise you on additional activities which you may want to explore along the way so that you get the most enjoyment out A2O cycle experience. We’ll also do our best to assist you with any luggage shuttle requirements that you may have so that you can cycle as light as possible ……. but still have your necessary – luxury’s!!



  • 23rd of October 2014 (available)
  • 06th of November 2014 (avaialable)
  • 14th of February 2015 (avaialable)
  • 25th of February 2015 (sold out sorry)
  • 10th of April 2015 (available)


Check out :  Ride Advisor Australia to locate cycle hire and tour operators through out Australasia