Hill of Gold Bed and Breakfast

Guided Tours Dirt

Gravel ‘n’ Gold Trail Bike Tours

Climb astride our easy to ride Honda CRF230 road legal trail bikes to explore the back blocks of Central Otago. Learn the history of the heady days of the Otago gold rush while enjoying spectacular scenery.

Tours include refreshments, meals and overnight accommodation as applicable. All tours available for up to five people (no pillions). All riders must have a motorcycle license as many roads are public.

These tours are the ultimate visit to the hills of Central Otago. You will have innumerable memories of a fantastic day or two visiting such sites as the upper and lower Nevis Valleys accessed over the highest publicly maintained road in New Zealand, the Hawksburn road to Clyde, Thomson’s Gorge, Bendigo Historic Reserve and more.

Included: Motorcycle, Petrol, Riding Gear, Lunch, Water, Cooler Bag

Tour Duration Distance Description Price
G1 Nothing But Nevis 6 hours 150 km Nevis Road to Garston and return $295
G2 The Hawksburn Thomson Loop 6 hours 150 km Hawksburn Road, Thomson’s Gorge and Bendigo $295
G3 Nevis and Thomson 9 hours 225 km Nevis Road to Commissioners Creek, then Hawksburn,Thomsons Gorge and Bendigo $445
G4 Nevis quickie 3 hours 90 km Nevis Road to Commissioners Creek, then into the Water Wheel. $195
Other Options e.g. Dansey’s Pass minimum 2 hours up to you 1 bike + guide – $75 per hour, 2+ bikes – $50 per hour per bike.
Transport to start point and return at $1.20 / km