Tour de Tekapo

There are great cycling options in the surrounds of Lake Tekapo. You don’t have to go far to see the famous Church of the Good Shepherd, the Dog Monument, ride along the lake shore, and explore the Regional Park trails. Carefully nip across the main road and up to Cowan’s Hill for 360 degree views of the Mackenzie Basin, the Southern Alps, and Lake Tekapo. Continue along Cowan’s Hill and back to Tekapo via the trail. Included in the price is a bike, helmet, map, and briefing for your self guided exploration.

Prices: $25 for one hour; two hours = $30.00; three hours = $35.00; four hours = $40.00. All prices are per bike.


CANAL and Cowan’s Hill CRUISE

This is a popular, self-guided, safe ride - there is no thoroughfare for vehicles. We'll shuttle you from Tekapo Village to the starting point close to Irishman Creek.  From there, cycle along the canal road back to Tekapo Village. Continue around the lake front as per the Tour de Tekapo. This is a great half day trip. 

Price, $60 pp. includes bike, helmet, map, briefing, and shuttle.

Minimum number of participants for this trip is two.

View south on the Tekapo Canal road from Tekapo A Power Station.