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Across Country Quad Bikes

Main Road, State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
+64 3-752 0123
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2-Hour Quad Bike Experience from Franz Josef
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Main Road, State Highway 6, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7856, New Zealand
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+64 3-752 0123

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first time quad biking was something to remember. We had an awesome time, it was scary to start but our guides were highly knowledgable on tips, and knew when it was unsafe for somebody to drive. They were great with such a large group...More

Thank CourtAlexander
Quad B, Head Guide at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for giving us this excellent review we really appreciate it! Sounds like you guys had a really good time out there, at the moment we are 'wearing' a new track in along the riverbed as the river has come...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time heading out with these guys. Responsible guides but still let you have fun. Good training/testing for a start and a pretty cool way to see the glacier and beautiful surrounds

Thank Wanakai-SITE
Quad B, Head Guide at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to give us this fantastic review! we really appreciate it. We take pride in our guides being very saftey conscious while still being able to have tons of fun. Kind regards, -The Quad Bike Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wasn't .expecting much. Needed to fill in my afternoon. Actually enjoyed myself more than I expected. Good location of puddles, river bed and forest riding. Good friendly professionals.More

Thank daleafitz
Quad B, Head Guide at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! Well at least if you weren't expecting much then we couldn't disappoint regardless. Thanks for giving us the chance to take you out on our track and I am very pleased that you enjoyed yourself more than you expected :) Kind regards, -The...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017

What a great way to end our holiday. Our tour leader fun and professional. Anyone who could have a go over 16. You can also be a passenger for $70. Get super muddy, travel through rainforest and great photo spot with distant glacier behind. We...More

Thank Beck B
Quad B, Head Guide at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Sounds like you guys had a wicked time out there on our track! And you also got to see the glacier which is fantastic. Thank you for taking the time to give us this wicked review, we really appreciate it! Kind regards, -The...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

We are a family of 4 with 2 teens. A great time was had by all. Staff were friendly and helpful and equipment supplied was of good quality. We were lucky enough to have a perfect day with brilliant sunshine, apparently not very common around...More

Thank Anne T
Quad B, Head Guide at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi there, You are very lucky to have caught a perfect day as we dont see as much sunshine as we would like! Thank you for taking the time to write us this awesome review! Kind regards, -The Quad Bike Team

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Good trip. Fast enough for those who wanted some thrills, but those a little less confident could go at their own pace. Plenty of mud and water, friendly guide, all wet weather gear provided and great views of the glacier. Reasonable price for a 2...More

Thank Susannah L
Quad B, Head Guide at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi there, We love the fact we are able to accommodate to just about everyone's abilities and confidence levels. We are fortunate at the moment we are getting a nice balance of rain and sunshine, which is giving us plenty of slippery mud and water...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We were unsure of what to expect. Turned out to be a fun filled 2 hours. They divided our group into driving ability which made for a great day. Our guides were professional informative friendly and gave us a bit of freedom. Glad we did...More

Thank Fiona V
Quad B, Head Guide at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi there, Thank you for giving us this wicked review! We really like that we are able to split our groups according to ability and confidence, means that everyone gets to enjoy it. Kind regards, -The Quad Bike Team

Reviewed 22 June 2017

Quad riding thru Glacial Water Flow, Mud, Trees, Rivers in Franz Josef. Sarah and staff made sure (even though at first I wondered why) we were all fitted with rain coats / pants and gum boots. Turns out, this was the wettest, muddiest and funnest...More

Thank Chipper000007
Quad B, Front Office Manager at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi there, Sounds like we have exceeded your expectations which is fabulous. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to show you the diverse terrain that Franz Josef has to offer! This is a fantastic review and we really appreciate that you left it for...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately our heli hike to Franz Josep got cancelled due to poor weather. In search of other activities we came across, across country quad bikes. Two hours of adrenaline fuelled fun, excellent tracks and insider local knowledge of the area made this a great experience....More

Thank james m
Sarah G, Front Office Manager at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hi there, Sounds like you had a wicked time out on our track with Olivia! Thank you for taking the time to give us this excellent review! Kind regards, -The Quad Bike Team

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Quad biking along the riverbed, through the temperate rainforest,to see the Franz Josef glacier was one of the highlights of our two week lightning tour of New Zealand. Our guides Olivia and Jamie were both very safety conscious, and good training was provided at the...More

Thank IvesAndPete
Sarah G, Front Office Manager at Across Country Quad Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Hi there, What a review! This is fantastic, sounds like you guys really had a great time out there exploring around on our tracks. We try as hard as we can to keep the quad bikes in a well maintained state. The bikes are rather...More

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Vanessa M
7 October 2016|
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Response from Quad B | Property representative |
Hi Vanessa, Not a problem at all. We have trips running at 9:00 am, 12:00 pm, 3:00 pm and 5:30 pm. Thanks, Sarah
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ella054
26 January 2015|
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Response from Quad B | Property representative |
Hi Pam, The cost will be $160 for a driver and $70 for a passenger. Yes we provide all wet weather gear. If you have any more questions please do not hesitate to ask. Kind regards, Sarah
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