Welcome to Fat Tyre Adventures

Taking you beyond where you think you can go!

Queenstown's only full time bike & helibike guides. Call us today!


Leaning Rock Trail Ride start.
Queenstown's premier mountain bike guides.

Queenstown NZ mountain bike & heli-bike guiding specialists

Real Mountain biking for Mountain bikers. Making everyday a Saturday!

Back country 'Enduro' style riding on remote, treeless mountains with stunning views of this unique landscape.

Fat Tyre Heli Biking have 6 mountain ranges with 100s km and dozens of exclusive trails on private farms and Department of Conservation land, giving you plenty of choice and more quality riding away from the crowded trails close to town. These trails are not tracks that you can get to on your own.

Add a stunning Helicopter flight and it does not get much better!!

The trails vary from Enduro to intermediate to advanced Back country and Epic XC trails all Helicopter accessed. (We have a couple of 4x4 accessed trails)

Keep your New Zealand mountain biking adventure simple with door to track and back transport.

You can bring your own bike- or hire a GT Sensor. The helmets are top end Giro and Bell and 661 protection if required.

The Heli biking season is Mid October to late April.. 


Epic, Enduro, Back county, thrilling, brake burning, rough, fast, huge descents, challenging, real back country riding. The high alpine heli biking around Queenstown is amazing and with so many options to suit everyone’s riding wishes. From 1.5hr descents to most of the day missions, here ae some of the options …….. 

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Multi-day Package

Three and five day Heli biking packages. Choose the trails you want for 3-5 (or more days) Fat Tyre will package it up and make it happen- It could be multi run Heli shuttles days or 3-4 long Enduro days. Here are 3 and 5 day options or we can tailor a 'Pic n Mix' package just for you.

Three Days Five Days

Back Country

Want an epic mountain bike ride through some of southern New Zealand’s most awesome terrain? From the adventurous beginner to the passionate rider, we have something for everyone.

Our Guides

The success of our guiding business comes from the experience, skill and enthusiasm of our guiding team. We are sure you will be impressed by these guys! View more details



Greg, mtb guide.


Eric, mtb guide


Marti, mtb guide
Riding Safety is assured

Safety assured. Fat Tyre Adventures Ltd has been awarded Outdoors Mark Safety Assurance Certification. This is an independent audit of safe practice.