$2,499

9 Day Ultimate Tassie MTB Adventure

Tasmania is becoming the best MTB destination in the world with its ever growing world class mountain bike trail networks, a wild landscape and spectacular scenery to match. We have put together an epic amazing tour over 9 days/8 nights were you will ride at the latest and best MTB destinations that Tassie has to offer. If your after the ultimate tassie MTB adventure then this is for you.

9 Days / 8 Nights
Ex Launceston
20% Deposit
4-16 Persons
Derby, St Helens, Georgetown, Queenstown
Blue Trail Grades
Complete Package
Singles & Groups

INCLUDED

  Launceston Transfers

  Uplift Shuttles

  Accommodation

  Meals (except Breakfast)

  Morning Tea/Coffee & Cake

  Riding Snacks

  Basic Mechanical Support

Support Vehicle & Trailer

Local Guide/Driver

Drinking Water

NOT INCLUDED

  Mountain Bike (BYO or Hire)

  Travel Insurance

  Breakfasts

  Alcohol & Drinks

  Extra Activities

5 DESTINATIONS

9 DAY ULTIMATE TASSIE MTB TOUR

Ride at 5 of Tasmania's best and latest world class MTB destinations and have everything taken care of. Ride iconic and scenic trails like the legendary Blue Tier at Derby, the adventurous Bay of Fires at St Helens, mighty Mt Owen at the new Queenstown trails, the awesome fun Wild Mersey trails and at the newly opened world class Georgetown trails. Come ride the best, most spectacular trails in Tassie.

SKILL LEVEL
FITNESS LEVEL
FUN LEVEL
SCENIC LEVEL
MULTI-DAY
FUN
HISTORIC FEATURES
ADVENTURE
TASMANIA
MOUNTAIN BIKING

ITINERARY

Pick up guests from Launceston and head to the Derby (1.5 hrs). Arrive in Derby we will have morning tea, collect any hired bikes and set up bikes. After morning tea we will jump on the bikes for a warm up session from the main Derby trailhead riding a few easy trails like sawtooth before working up to longer and harder ones so you can get a feel of the trails like Long Shadows and Flickity Sticks. After lunch it's a fun afternoon ride on Kingswall trail and the fun Air-Ya-Garn. Late afternoon we will head to our accommodation, unpack and enjoy a BBQ dinner. Please note, the bus will make a quick stop at Woolworths and the liquor shop along the way so you can buy any alcohol or supplies.
Today you will enjoy a full day's riding exploring the main Blue Derby network. Over 80km of fantastic variety of trails to explore. Ride longer trails like Dambusters or Krushkas or shorter more techy trails like Trouty, Detonate and Roxanne. Enjoy morning tea and lunch breaks along the day while you rip your way around these awesome fun trails. To top a great day off we have a relaxing dinner at the local Dorset Pub.
Today we ride the unique and adventurous 42 km Bay of Fires trail. This is a day to remember as this trail is an amazing full day adventure with everything, its scenic, its flowy, it's got a great climb and best of all it finishes at the beautiful beach on the famous Bay of Fires coastline. Enjoy a swim at the end before we sit and relax on the beach and soak it all in before we drive back to Derby for gourmet pizza for dinner. Awesome day
Today we are going to be riding 2 of the must ride, classic and best trails. The Blue Tier and Atlas trails. Enjoy the Blue Tier trail first with its high alpine start and super fun flowy last section. Enjoy a well earnt lunch break at the handy Weldborough pub before you are dropped off at the Atlas trailhead for an amazing varied ride all the way back to Derby. Fantastic classic day.
Today we move on to one of the newest world class mountain bike trails that has been built in Tassie. The recently opened Georgetown MTB trails are brand new and we will be enjoying the over 80 km of single tracks on this fun day exploring this super fun mix of trails. Enjoy uplift shuttles as you ride session after session while enjoying breaks between for morning tea and lunch.
Enjoy a relaxing breaky at our accommodation before we hit our next set of Tassie trails. No need to pack up today, just grab your bike as we are riding at the super cool fun Wild Mersey trails at Sheffield. First up you will be riding one of the longer adventure trails. morning tea break by the river. The rest of the day is taken up with lunch and heaps of runs up, down and around this new mixed network of single trails. No shuttles are available but only short climbs are needed to get a good runs back down.
After we pack up it's time to head to our last destination, the brand new and epic Queenstown mountain bike trails on the mighty MT Owen. First up we settle in for the 2 hour drive to the West Coast with a stop along the way for morning tea. Our next stop is the new trails at Zeehan where you will ride the Oonah Hill trail and more. Enjoy a lunch break before we head to Queenstown where we will be spending the last 2 nights. Once we unpack at our motel rooms we will have a chance to ride some of the trails as a warm too for our big day tomorrow. Enjoy a meal at the motel restaurant.
No packing up today. Today you are spending the whole day riding the unique spectacular new trails at Queenstown on the mighty Mt Owen. Shuttles to the top of Mount Owen then enjoy one of the many exhilarating routes down this bare but stunning mountain. Enjoy awesome views across the remote mountain ranges as you snake your way down these epic new trails. Enjoy breaks in between session after session. After an epic day riding we head into town for a local pub meal on the last night of this magical mountain bike adventure.
As our last day is here it's time to pack up. You will have one last chance to ride your favorite Queenstown trail until lunch time. After lunch it's time to pack up the bikes and load onto the bus for our 3.5 hour return trip back to Launceston. Along the way back we will be doing a short stop to stretch your legs at Nelson Falls. This short walk takes you to an impressive waterfall through an ancient old forest. The bus will arrive back at Launceston about 5 pm where you will say goodbye to each other after 9 epic, fun, magical, adventure packed days of mountain biking heaven.

EXTRAS

BIKE HIRE 9 DAY HIRE $649

Do you need to hire a bike ? We can organise bike hire for you. Modern quality dual suspension.

E-BIKE HIRE 9 DAY HIRE $990

Looking for a bit of extra help ? We can organise e-bike hire for you. Modern quality dual suspension e-bike.

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT PRIVATE OWN ROOM $399

Looking for your own private room? We offer a single supplement on accommodation during the tour. In some accommodation you may need to share a bathroom.

FAQ

Very little, our guides are trained to help and support all levels of experience and will tailor the tour to suits the guests riding abilitites.
Yes, you sure can use your own bike or we can arrange bike hire for you.
Yes, all uplift shuttles are inlcuded in the tour price.
We ride various trail grades from green (easy), blue (intermediate) and black (advanced) depending on the riders experience and skill levels. The trails can be tailored to the riders ability but generally we ride blue, intermediate level trails.
For safey reasons we generally get everyone to ride as a group but if you are competent on the trail being ridden you are able to ride at your own pace and alone.
8 nights is included. We stay at a variety of suitable selected accommodation palces such as private cottages/houses in Derby and motel style rooms at Queesntown.
Generally we offer twin share but the the selection of cottages/houses that we use for our guests accommodation vary in bedroom/bathroom numbers and configurations ie single, twin or queen. We give females first priority to single rooms and couples the queen rooms. So it depends on the group makeup and size and what is avialalble whether you get your own room.
We have a handy downloadable pdf ¨What to pack checklist¨ for you to use.
All meals are included except breakfast. Included is morning tea/coffee and cake daily, lunch packs, riding snacks (fruit and nut bars), dinners and drinking water is provided. Not included, breakfast, drinks, snack food and personal supplies. The driver will stop at Woolworths on day 1 so that you are able to buy any food, alcohol and get any other supplies needed.
Derby has very little only some bike shops, cafe, a pub, a pizza shop and a small takeaway/general store. No ATM. Branxholm is 5km away and has a small IGA supermarket. Sheffield and Queenstown both has a small IGA as well as other genral shops such as a chemist and bank.