Plow through streams, mud, forest and over rocks - drive over just about every terrain Canterbury has to offer – all on a two hour quad biking trip. Follow our expert guide on an exciting adventure ride through the scenic alpine backyard of Hanmer Springs.
Our experienced guides will lead you on a fun and safe quad biking trip suitable for all ages (children from 6 years). Even if you’ve never ridden before, our quad bikes are easy to get the hang of and you’ll be away in no time. Small, large and two-seater bikes are available in both auto and manual. The specially-designed track which winds through the rugged Hanmer Springs landscape will ensure non-stop thrills and enjoyment for the whole family.
Hanmer Springs is just a 90 minute drive north of Christchurch. Our Quad Bike tours leave from our river base on Hanmer Springs Road (State Highway 7A). Find us on the right, just before the bridge, after the turnoff to the township from State Highway 7. Our booking office is located in Hanmer Springs Village.
25% Discount on Hanmer Springs Hot Pools entry when you book a Hanmer Springs Attractions activity online. See Terms below.
For transport from Christchurch to Hanmer Springs and return, take the Hanmer Connection Shuttle Bus (ph 0800 242 663).
For guests staying in Hanmer Springs we offer a complimentary return shuttle to our river base. This service is available from your accommodation to our attractions.
The minimum age for quad biking is 6 years (as a passenger) and 12 years (to ride solo).
Please note that you may get muddy or wet on your quad bike trip, so bring a change of clothes and a towel.
Please allow two hours for your quad bike tour.
Single Seat Bookings (min age 12 years).
Twin Seater Bookings (min age 6 years).
Includes Combos bookings but excludes Paintball and Claybird Shooting. Discount only available for online bookings made via the Welcome Aboard website. Online bookings made through third party agents do not apply. Discounted Hot Pools Passes must be paid for and collected on arrival at Hanmer Springs Attractions. Simply show your online booking confirmation when you arrive. Discount is only valid on Adult and Child standard entry. Not valid with any other discount or promotional offer, does not apply to two day passes, return passes or waterslides. One discount per person per website purchase.