Gravity Nelson is here to help you have a fantastic time riding the incredible trails of the Nelson region. We are happy to chat with you online, over the phone, or in person to point you in the right direction. We offer high-end Santa Cruz and Evil mountain bike rentals, as well as a fleet of Mondraker Electric MTBs. We also have a full-service workshop if your own bike needs a tweak or a part. We also arrange coaches, guides, shuttles and other services with reliable operators. We support trail builders and clubs in the region through selling memberships & donations. We are your one stop for all the information you need to make you time riding in Nelson simple outstanding. Don't wait, drop in to get the dirt on riding around Nelson.
- Free trail advice and information
- Coaching (private and groups)
- Rentals - Santa Cruz, Evil and Mondraker E-Bikes
- Shuttles and transfers
- Workshop and riding supplies
- Bike sales
We are also the organizers of the Coppermine Race (http://www.coppermine.co.nz/)
Great Rides App
The only mobile app designed for the NZ Great Rides and a national partner of the NZ Cycle Trail. Working offline it offers GPS tracking, over 1500+ pages of maps, photos and trail section descriptions. Download it free today.
HYBRID E-bikes - we get you out there. Designed in New Zealand for New Zealand conditions, whether commuting to work, trail riding or winery touring you can rest assured HYBRID bikes are fast and nimble on flat city streets AND far superior to similar e-bikes on hills where performance is critical.
With some recent changes to the ownership of Trail Journeys Nelson, we are pleased to advise that the company has re-branded to Kiwi Journeys and has returned to family run, Nelson-based ownership and is now 100% New Zealand owned. Kiwi Journeys offer a premium service for bike hire, independent packages, supported guided tours and transport associated with Tasman's Great Taste Trail. With three convenient rental locations, Nelson (beside the I-site), Mapua Wharf & Kaiteriteri we offer day and multi day adventures you will remember forever. From specifically designed hybrid comfort bikes to mountain bikes and high end E bikes. Our full range of rental equipment is ideal for the whole family.
- Itinerary planning & booking service
- Independent & and guided tours
- Luggage transfers
- Accommodation & activity bookings
- On Trail support
- One way hires
- Mapua Ferry service.
My Ride Richmond
My Ride Richmond is a locally owned bike shop which offers professional and reliable service with honest advice. We stock great brands including Rocky Mountain, Scott, Avanti, Pro, Shimano, Sram, Maxxis, Muc Off, Cateye, Evoc and heaps more! Our full service workshop is staffed by our pro mechanics who have an outstanding knowledge base and professional attitude towards servicing your bike!
Nelson Car Storage
Your gateway to the Great Taste Trail.
Located near Nelson Airport, at the start/end of this great trail, you can store your car or campervan/motorhome with us while you take on the challenge. Have peace of mind knowing that your vehicle is safely parked in our fully fenced and secure storage yard, while you're enjoying this wonderful trail.
Established in 1987, Village Cycles is a business built on a genuine passion for cycling - from youngsters on their first bike through to top competitive cyclists. We have an extensive range of top brands for all ages and capabilities and pride ourselves on our knowledge and the services we offer.
Located on Queen Street, near the main traffic lights and less than 500m from the Cycle Trail, you will find Village cycles with its rustic exterior. There is plenty of parking both at the front and rear of the shop.
Village cycles has strong ties to the local cycling community and is the assembly place for a number of bunch rides. There is always a buzz about the place with people coming and going and stuff going on.
We are open 6 days a wekk so come on in and have a look around!