We are an outdoor activity company based in Oamaru and at the base of the Alps to Ocean cycle trail. We have been operating on the A2O trail since the day it was opened and our A2O cycle tours have become a specialty. We believe our Alps 2 Ocean tours are the best on the market. Our local knowledge and relationships we have on the trail, have proven to be a winner for showcasing our region to you. Take a tour of our site and contact us to discuss your needs. We would love to be part of your adventure!
"An amazing journey. Rob, Kate and Jess went above and beyond to ensure we had everything we needed. Vertical Ventures made sure our accommodation was perfect. Jess kept us well feed and didn't we look forward to her amazing picnics. Again thank you so much for one of the most amazing weeks I've ever had." - Andy and Leslie, Feb 2016
"Best trip, best operators. Can't recommend Vertical Ventures and the Alps to Ocean ride highly enough. A must do for Kiwis discovering parts of New Zealand they've never seen. Vertical Ventures had great food, great guides and fantastic gear. JUST DO IT!!" - Sue, from Kerikeri, 2016
"Best cycle ever! Alps 2 ocean with Vertical Ventures. Rob goes above and beyond to give his tour group the best experiences. This is a highly recommended tour ...beautiful scenery, amazing accommodation and great company with Rob!" - Linda, 2015
"If you are cycling the Alps to Ocean this is the company to use. Rob from Vertical Ventures ensured we had an amazing holiday, from great accommodation, superb lunches , wine tasting and expert local knowledge. Nothing was too much trouble and his attitude and attention to detail is world class. " - Mark, May 2016