Paparoa Track Heli bike lifts- Coastwide Helicopters

Get your Paparoa Track bike adventure of to a flying start with a heli bike lift with GCH Coastwide, West Coast of the South Island. Experience the beautiful remote West Coast scenery at your leisurely pace on your bike.

From $400



Get your bike adventure off to a flying start with a Heli Bike lift with Coastwide Helicopters.

The Paparoa track on the West Coast of the South Island is New Zealand’s latest ‘Great Walk’ to be formed as a shared walking and mountain biking track.  A Heli Bike lift with Coastwide Helicopters allows you to experience a less strenuous start to your journey by avoiding around two hours of uphill biking.

A Coastwide Helicopters Heli Bike lift to the track above Ces Clark hut will allow you to cut out 800-1000m vertical climb and between 10-15km (dependent on landing site).  The track is easily achievable in one day for experienced mountain bikers with a heli lift.  The 56.2 km track is maintained to an advanced Grade 4 mountain biking standard.  A myriad biking adventure through alpine tops, limestone karst landscapes and thriving rainforests.

Your Bikes will be transported in purpose-built Dart Aerospace racks. These racks are designed to protect your bikes from damage. Bikes are strapped in standing upright allowing cost effective travel with bikes and passengers flying together in one load. Hop out of the helicopter, hop on your bike and your adventure begins.

Experience the remote beauty and take in panoramic views of the Paparoa Range on New Zealand’s latest Great Walk/Bike.

Plan your trip wisely – take a personal locator beacon, plenty of water, warm clothing.

You will need to book your huts through the Department of Conservation if you wish to stay a night or two.

Information on the track:

Call us now to book your adventure on 03 762 6117


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