Enjoy the rush of cycling down Mt Wellington/kunanyi from the summit
Bring friends, family, loved ones, or fly solo and make friends as you go
Before you head off on the bikes, admire the vantage point of the mountain
Go on an exciting and enjoyable half-day bike tour from Hobart
Discover Hobart from above, and enjoy a thoroughly fun day
Cycle through a eucalyptus forest, giant ferns, and pretty waterfalls on this day tour
See Tasmania throughout the seasons
If there is time, you'll stop off at a local watering hole on the way back to base
Experience a fantastic route giving you the best of both worlds as you ride part on the road and part on an easy and beautiful trail back down

Easy Mt Wellington Mountain Bike Ride

4 hours
Site savings
$97 USD

Join a fun, relaxed and memorable adventure on Hobart's Mt. Wellington/kunanyi. Enjoy the whole package as you are shuttled up the mountain before jumping on your bike and descending the exhilarating summit road. You'll then divert onto the Pipeline Trail on the lower foothills of the mountain before cycling through towering eucalyptus trees and giant ferns, taking the scenic route the rest of the way down. Finish off the tour in lovely South Hobart and if you're lucky there may be time to stop at a tavern on the way back.

  • Category
    Mountain Biking
  • Type
    Fully Guided
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Culture Level
  • Skill Level
    1 - Beginner
  • Activity Level
    1 - Easy
  • Elevation
    2 - Moderate
  • Terrain
  • Distance
    3.7 miles
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Ride through gorgeous Mt Wellington/kunanyi on this easy mountain ride that includes bike hire. The whole experience takes approximately 4 hours and you'll be able to take in spectacular views from the Mt Wellington/kunanyi summit, cycle through the historic Pipeline trail (500m/1,640 ft), stop at a waterfall, see local wildlife and perhaps have a cheeky drink at the end of the ride. The tour finishes in South Hobart – back where you started.

This riding experience is easy and great for beginners, families or anyone looking for a fun and leisurely ride with local guides and incredible sights. The ability to ride a bike is all that's required and the trails are relatively easy. It's downhill all the way, so no special level of fitness is required.

The tour requires a minimum of 2 guests in order to run. Departure time also varies depending on the month as below:

  • Between 1 June and 30 September, tours depart at 10:00am.
  • Between 1 October and 31 May, tours depart at 9:00am.
  • From February 2023 onwards, Saturday departures will only be at 1:00PM
  • From April 2023 onwards, Saturday departures will only be at 2:00PM due to daylight savings.

Note that from 20-26 February 2024, no tours are available due to the Red Bull Hardline event happening in Tassie!

Tour inclusions and exclusions at a glance:

What's included?
Items included in the cost of the tour

  • English speaking tour guide
  • Vehicle support
  • Helmet
  • Free bike rental is included in the price of this tour.
What's not included?
Items not included in the cost of the tour

  • International / Domestic flights
  • Visas
  • Travel Insurance

Tour options and upgrades:

4 equipment options available