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Tiny Cooker

09 August, 2017

You will never get caught out in the elements without the means to make a hot brew - this cooker is so small light and efficient  there is no reason to not take it everywhere.
Cycling, hiking, hunting or fishing. Keep one in your car / house survival emergency kit.

This ultra light camping stove is the lightest in the world at a weight of 45g. 
Small size: folded volume equals a lipstick ....smaller than a lighter
Strong Power: 2800W = boils water fast.
High strength Titanium alloy ensure the powerful support.

Smart design, concise construction and top class elements all come together to build the lightest Hornet FMS-300T.

 

Old ghost road huts

12 July, 2017

The old ghost road is a living testament hard work that has been put in to bring us this amazing 86km museum  - Hut bookings are paramount as this funds the on going up keep of this world class track - $140 per person for 1 to 4 nights in almost luxury accommodation is well worth it - so stay 4 nights and enjoy the hidden gems at each hut.    

NOW OPEN for mt Biking The Heaphy Track

01 May, 2017

The Heaphy Track
Open to bikes from 1st May until 30 November 2017
Experience mountain biking the Heaphy Track through Kahurangi National Park!
Get your Hire Bikes  Hard tail or Full suspension, from the people Who Service Bikes, and Ride bikes.... Hire your bike from the people who love MT Biking as much as you!!
Shop 03 7888 002
After hours phone 0800 THE OLD GHOST ROAD
0800 843 653

Track Shuttle

17 August, 2016

We are loving meeting so many neat people on their Old Ghost RD adventures. 

 

If you want to ride it in One day or over 4 days we can help - Just email or ring to work out a Date & time with what end suits for your pick up...... we will safely shuttle you back to your car (after you have eaten at the pub if you like)

P.S. we can do car relocation's too if your doing an over nighter - we have full class 2 and can relocate vans/ mini buses as well.  

 

It's ALL about YOU!!

20 April, 2016

Our Hire is all about You! Packages made to fit your needs - from pack or cooker Hire to a full everything you need Hire - hiking or Biking.

Got your own bike - For you we have Including Shuttle Only a fully stocked out doors and bike store and a Full work Shop with Qualified Bike Mechanic. .


FREE BIKE FIT - Specialized bikes Camber comp 29 / 650b and for the ladies Specialized Rumor Comp and all the tools and safety kit you need......even a bike 1st Aid lesson.  

0800 THE OLD GHOST ROAD

03 March, 2016

Shop 03 7888 002
After hours phone 0800 THE OLD GHOST ROAD
0800 843 653

There are a good number of rides in and around Westport such as Charming creek, The Denniston Plateau or if you are feeling a little more adventurous you can tackle a full day or multi-day rides including The Old Ghost Road, The Heaphy Track (winter only), Cerous track, Kirwins Track, Big River ... and many more! Find out more about the mountain biking trails around Westport OR TO BOOK HIRE Email us

Take a break west coast

14 July, 2014

The West coast has so much to offer - Hiking, Biking - We hire bikes and service them if you bring you own. You will find lots of nice places to stay eat and things to do.

www.takeabreaksouthisland.co.nz