Heaphy Track Transport

Our Speciality! The Only Operator Flying you Into the Start of the Track at Brown Hut

 Info on Biking the Track

  The Heaphy Track is one of the nine Department of Conservation's Great Walks of New ZealandThe only one you can mountain bike

  Open to mountain bikers from the 1st of May to the 30th of November 

  The ride is 79km's long starting at Brown Hut and finishing at Kohaihai Shelter (Most common direction of riding)

  Advanced, Grade 4 ride: 2 days and 1 night on the track

  Bikes are flown fully assembled on our specially designed under-wing racks

  With the track ends 470 km apart by road, we are the fastest option from end to end, making your ride possible in a weekend

  Flight time to the start: Takaka to Brown Hut = approximately 10 minutes plus a 4km ride to the start from the airstrip

  Flight time to the end: Karamea to Takaka or Brown Hut = approximately 20 minutes (16km ride to the airport from the track end, a shuttle is available from Kohaihai to Karamea airport, this is not included in the price) 

  Carrying up to 4 passengers with bikes and gear per flight

Heaphy Biking Price Guide*

Pick your flights from the table below or for additional locations, please contact us****

*Price is per person, a minimum of 2 full fares required per flight.
Credit card details will be required to secure all bookings.

**Flights depart from Karamea airport, 16km from Kohaihai shelter.

***Flights landing into Brown Hut airstrip are 4km from the start of the track.

****Additional locations, including but not limited to; Wellington, Paraparaumu, New Plymouth, Hawera, Whanganui, Palmerston North, Picton, Blenheim, Kaikoura, Christchurch, Westport.

 Please note

All flights are weather dependent and selected routes are flown at the pilot’s discretion. There is a waiting fee for all late passengers. Prices are quoted in New Zealand dollars and are GST inclusive.

Cancellations by Adventure Flights:
If the weather conditions make flying unsafe on the day of the trip, Adventure Flights will cancel the flight. This will be the pilot’s decision and there is no charge in this situation.

Cancellation by the Customer:
Within 7 days prior to trip = $50 per person fee.
Within 48 hours of the trip = 100% of total booking fee.
Non-cancellation or no show = 100% of total booking fee.