With epic mountain surrounds it’s no surprise that Queenstown gives other regions a run for its money in the fight for New Zealand's mountain biking crown.
Get your fill of downhill runs in Queenstown Bike Park, head to the hills for the most epic back country trails going, or jump on board for some heli-biking and experience the most amazing descents of your life.
This scenic trail through the flinty hills of the Southern Lakes transports riders back in time to Macetown, a relic-strewn gold mining ghost town.
This short and sweet circuit around tranquil Moke Lake, backdropped by golden, tussocky peaks, can also be turned into a super-scenic all-day mountain biking adventure.
This is the riding area with all the buzz in Queenstown now. The gondola ride up takes 6 minutes, and the ride down is awesome.
This privately run mountain biking park serves up a winning combination of mixed-grade trails, mountain scenery and wineries of the Gibbston Valley.