Bike FAQs

Does Racers Edge rent bikes?

Yes, you can rent Wanaka bikes from Racers Edge. We have a range of Trek and Giant hard tail and full suspension bikes for hire in Wanaka. Either give us a call on 03 443 8855 or make a Wanaka bike rental booking online.

Where are some good places around Wanaka to go for a bike ride?

There are loads of great places around Wanaka to go for a bike ride with different tracks available for all abilities. We’ve created a list of our favourite Wanaka bike trails, or you can view a list of Wanaka bike trails on Bike Wanaka’s website. You can buy a map at Racers Edge too. If you are not here for long the Hikuwai Loop and Deans Bank are almost ‘must do’s’. And of course we have the famous ‘Sticky Forest’. Link them all together direct from our store in the town centre.

What clothing do I need for bike riding?

Appropriate clothing for the weather is fine, some sort of sports shoes and ideally shorts or comfortable long pants. However make sure you have something warm in case the weather turns on you… and of course don’t forget your helmet!

How often do I need to get my bike serviced?

Ideally your bike needs to have a full service at least once a year. However it is important that you follow a few steps to check your own bike every time you ride.