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Trail Journeys

16 Springvale Road | Clyde, Alexandra 9391, New Zealand
+64 3-449 2150
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Head out on a cycle ride through the beautiful Central Otago region of New Zealand to relive the glory of the gold rush days and the romance of rail travel. Trail Journeys is one of the first companies to operate on the very popular Otago Central Railtrail in the Southern part of New Zealand. Trail Journeys provide all the services associated with the trail to make the experience fun, comfortable and hassle-free. We are Qualmark rated ensuring a quality experience.
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16 Springvale Road | Clyde, Alexandra 9391, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

This trip was fantastic. If you are a seasoned cyclist or just reasonably fit in general, you could easily do this in three days. We did it in four and tended to get to the next night's accommodation too early, but if you like to...More

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Nev G, Owner at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback on your Rail Trail trip with us. It is great to hear that you enjoyed this trip and also loved your accommodation in Omakau and Hyde. Thanks again and if you ever decide to come...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

My 13 yo son & I recently cycled the Otago Rail Trail as well as the Robxburgh & Clutha Gorge Trails. Each ride was different but the one thing they all had in common was they were fantastic! The staff at Trail Journeys were excellent....More

Thank Ken T
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Nev G, Owner at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to provide a review of your recent Rail Trail and Roxburgh Gorge/Clutha Gold experience with Trail Journeys. It is great to hear that you enjoyed these trails with your son. They are great trails to combine and...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

My son and I booked the shuttle to return from Middlemarch to Clyde after finishing the cycle trail. It was great to be able to have a shower and get out of the heat at the depot while waiting for the bus. Unfortunately, we were...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

We rode 95km from Wedderburn to Clyde. The rental bikes were great quality and had an odometer on them. We sent off an overnight bag so we didn’t have to carry all our stuff. I am so sorry for what someone in my group did;...More

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Nev G, Owner at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback. Great to hear you enjoyed your trip and yes we did get the sunscreen out of the carpet and also off our staff member Pippa haha :)

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

The team were very accommodating to our particular needs given that we are in the over 60 age group and don't cycle an awful lot😊 Not including our breaks the trip took us 3.5 hours on e bikes. They made the trip easy peasy! Thanks...More

Thank Evonne2018
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Nev G, Manager at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Our pleasure and so glad you enjoyed your day out cycling with us. Auripo to Clyde is such a lovely section of the trail especially if you only have a day to spare. If you ever decide to come back and cycle the whole trail...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

There is noting worse on a trip like the rail trail if you have any concerns about the orgnisation. We did everything through Trail Journeys, accomodation, daily baggage movements and the bus ride back from Middlemrch to Clyde. Everyone involved with this firm are top...More

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Nev G, Owner at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to provide a review of your recent Rail Trail experience with Trail Journeys. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your trip and the service we provided. We love helping people plan their holidays and taking...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We booked a 3-day bike tour from Middlemarch to Clyde with Trail Journeys and couldn't have been happier with our experience. The company is very flexible and great at accommodating what you're looking for. We wanted to do the trail over 3 days, with fairly...More

Thank JJ H
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Nev G, Owner at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

It is great to hear that you enjoyed your day trip cycling on the Otago Central Rail Trail. So glad that we could help and thank you for taking the time to write this review. If you ever decide to come and cycle the trail...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Did all my organizing from Ireland for our family of 6 (4 kids 12-5)via email. Alana was top class& spot on with her views on distances, accommodation, food advice etc. Slight problem w delayed pick up & missing luggage on last day but all personnel...More

Thank Suzanne D
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Nev G, Owner at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent cycling experience with Trail Journeys - we really appreciate it. It is lovely to hear that your family all enjoyed their trip on the Rail Trail with us and sorry to hear...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We wanted to cycle 60km from Ranfurly to Middlemarch on the Central Otago Rail Trail without worrying about relocating vehicles. Trail Journeys has a daily pick up and carries bikes, so it is just a matter of arriving at your chosen destination on time. Friendly,...More

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Nev G, Owner at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you very much for your review and glad we could help :)

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

It was fantastic! Trail Journey's did a great job from start to finish. I could not fault them. Information was thorough and the ebikes we had were great, gave us no trouble which allowed us to enjoy the scenery and experience. Our accommodation was brilliant...More

Thank BrisbaniteKiwis
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Nev G, Owner at Trail Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review of your recent trip with us on the Rail Trail. It is great to hear that you loved your cycling adventure and what an awesome way to celebrate your birthday too :)

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