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Trail Journeys Nelson

37-39 Halifax Street | Nelson, Mapua 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 0093
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Trail Journeys now offer the same quality services in Nelson on Tasman's Great Taste Trail. With three convenient rental locations, Nelson (beside the I-site), Mapua Wharf & Kaiteriteri we offer day adventures you will remember forever. From specifically designed hybrid comfort bikes to mountain bikes and high end E bikes by Bosch . Our full range of rental equipment is ideal for the whole family. Specialising in * Itinerary planning & booking service * Independent & and guided tours * Luggage transfers * Accommodation & activity bookings * Transport * on trail support * Bike pickup & drop off * Mapua ferry service. Experience the Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park or visit the world famous Abel Tasman National Park with Trail Journeys.
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“great taste” (23 reviews)
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37-39 Halifax Street | Nelson, Mapua 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 0093
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent ride with an e-bike up hills and into wind. Definitely a plus around here for not so fit and older riders

Thank Janice M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Trail Journeys were absolutely fantastic at helping me put together our tour of 16 ladies. Along the way we had some health issues & they were accommodating to vary the itinerary for all abilities. Nothing was too much trouble. The accomodation they recommended was superb....More

Thank Shirl328
TJsTeam, Manager at Trail Journeys Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ladies, it was our absolute pleasure to host you. Thank you for leaving feedback and hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellant MTB hire Trip up Dunn Mountain Lovely day out 6-8 hours Highly recommended Great service really friendly and knowledgeable

Thank sueU9631OJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a wonderful day cycling the great taste trail from Nelson to Mapua. The staff gives you a lot of information, maps and advice, and the short ferry journey from Rabbit Island is included in the price. Great service! Strongly recommended!

Thank michaela D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago


Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Rented bikes over the day for the amazing Dun Mountain track. The staff was very passionate and gave plenty of helpfull advice and information for the ride. A wide variety of quality bikes were available, suitable for all conditions. We had a real blast the...More

Thank NesseGV
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Trail Journeys really went out of their way to make my cycling experience in Nelson fantastic. I rode the back country Dunn Mountain trail...pretty rugged country, but very do-able for a fit person with some mountain biking experience. The e-bike was in great order and...More

Thank catherinemfink
TJsTeam, Manager at Trail Journeys Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hey Catherine, Thanks for leaving feedback. We're glad you had an awesome day out on the Dun mountain Trail. We're so lucky to have such an amazing trail (one of NZ's great rides) that you can start and finish right here from our shop in...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We spent a day cycling from Mapua to Nelson and back. The service and attention given at the start by the Trail Journeys technician was excellent, getting everything in order before we departed. Comprehensive route maps and bike accessories provided. A short ferry journey across...More

1  Thank Robert N
TJsTeam, Manager at Trail Journeys Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi Robert, Glad you had a great day and thank you very much for the review.

Reviewed 12 August 2017

I hired a bike for one day to cycle from Nelson to Mapua. The route was quite manageable and well signed. I dropped my bike off at the Mapua store, and my pick up transportation back to Nelson was well organised. A great day out...More

Thank Kit Y
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Super friendly folks running this place. I only had an afternoon to ride and they got me set up quickly with a great bike, good for mountain trails and dirt roads. I had a wonderful ride. Thank you!

Thank carol s
TJsTeam, Manager at Trail Journeys Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

You're welcome Carol, Glad you enjoyed your time with us and in this beautiful part of NZ.

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