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Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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“quad biking”(68 reviews)
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We are an adventure tourism company specializing in Quad bike tours, clay bird shooting, archery and also rent/ service mountain bikes. We also have a wide range of outdoor equipment that changes with the seasons.
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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20 Conical Hill Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
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+64 3-315 7233
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went out with Peter on a rainy day. He was friendly, informative and made sure we were very clear on how to ride for safety and the best experience. The rain just made it all the more exciting with water to ride through and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CarlaMikeBranson
Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review. We are happy you had a good experience on our quad bike tour. :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I did the 2.5 hour trip and had a blast. The guides (Michael and Pete) were great and had some interesting knowledge of the history of the area. Definitely recommend

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kristie_1992
Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed you trip with us. Pete and Michael will be delighted to hear that they have happy customers =)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son and I couldn’t stop smiling; loads of fun. We took the 2.5 hour quad bike experience (why not for an extra hour for only a few extra $$). The track had a few water crossings that got us wet and muddy. In parts...More

Thank craiga1972
Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review! :) We're really glad that you enjoyed your quad bike experience with us. We hope to see you very soon for more thrilling adventure!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First i had to adjust the mecanical disc break and the circuit. But the chain was still jumping arround. Another bike wasn't better. The stuff said that they "aren't the best". And also i had to pay for a detail bikemap. I could't understand. For...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Urs B
Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Urs B, I'm sorry to hear you are disappointed with you're bike hire,we do try to provide quality bikes and apologise if they weren't up to standard. Our map provide is a basic map that comes with all bike hire. The map you purchased...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 2.5hr quad bike excursion with Keiren who was very considerate of this being our first such activity. It was a fantastic fun experience - instruction was clear, he regularly stopped to provide guidance and matched the pace to our ability as well...More

Thank RichGlass
Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Awesome ... you have done your first quad bike ride successfully!=) Thanks for the good feedback! And keep riding!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a 2.5 hour quad biking session with HS Adventure Centre. Due to unforseen heavy rain we had to switch to a shorter trip, but no complaints here. We had a blast!! Our tour guide Peter, in addition to being very good at teaching us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michelle O
Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad that you have have enjoyed the quad biking. Thank you for the nice review.=)

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We went on a Quad bike trip with a friendly and helpful guide Peter. It has been a wonderful experience with the beautiful scenery and an attentive guide. Thank you Peter!!

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Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2018

We are glad that you have have enjoyed the quad biking. Thank you for the nice review.=)

Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Took a family trip on the quad. What an afternoon! Plenty of mud to drive through, and a great range of terrain. Our two instructors were fantastic, keeping us all safe while leaving room for a lot of fun

Date of experience: November 2018
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Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2018

A big thanks for the review. We are glad that you have enjoyed the experience ... hope to see you again for more adventures!!!

Reviewed 21 November 2018

Thanks to Peter, our amazing guide on this awesome quad biking experience. A couple of scary moments but Peter would stop and make sure we were comfortable before continuing. Lots of moments to get some speed, lots of amazing views and heaps of laughs. Peter...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kamischewski
Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Nice to know that you enjoyed the ride😊 yes! Peter is awesome! Hope to see you next time !

Reviewed 13 November 2018

This is a true Quad Biking experience! Through the farmlands, up the mountains and down the creeks. Truly an experience not to be missed! Our guide Peter was also very a nice knowledgeable and made sure to give us the best possible experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Regan W
Hanmer_Adventure, Manager at Hanmer Springs Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Thank you for the great review and we are happy to know that you had fun doing our adventures! Peter will be delighted to hear this. Hope to see you back :) Cheers

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