Dirt Bike Hire
Bring your own bike or we can hire you a dirt bike to suit your size and experience. No motorcycle licence or experience necessary. We include all the protective gear you need to ride safely at Thundercross Valley including helmet, shirt, pants, boots, gloves, goggles and chest protector. James is also available for tuition. He offers training ranging from basic riding skills to intermediate. His son Nik can also be available for specialised tuition, by arrangement.
(see Bookings tab at top right of page or yellow Book Now tab)
SCHOOL HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Hire any combo of child's bike and an adult bike at the same time and receive $100 off the combined hire price! (Valid during NZ school holidays only for one rider under 18 and the other over 18). To receive this offer use code SKLHOLS at the checkout in Bookings. (Not applicable with Accompanying Parents' Quad Hire offer below)
ACCOMPANYING PARENTS - QUAD HIRE: If you would like to accompany your children around the track, we can hire you the 250cc quad for only $150, including helmet and boots. (Must be taken in association with child's bike hire and at least one hour's children's tuition. Cannot be used in conjunction with School Holiday Special offer, above)
125cc SPECIAL: Hire any 125cc for $150 per day (includes all protective gear, ride fee and fuel for day). Kick start. Not suitable for learner riders. Small adults or youths only - approx 160cm in height
YAMAHA PEEWEE 50cc NOW AVAILABLE: (picture coming soon). This is our smallest bike for chiildren from 115cm to 130cm, 5-6 years old. $200 per day, including all protective gear, ride fee and fuel for day) . Twist and go. No clutch. No gears. 1 hour tuition recommended for inexperienced riders (separate fee applies)
The DR-Z250s are suitable for adult learners and novices or DR-Z400s which are suitable for more experienced adult riders.
We also hire DR-Z125s and KL-X140s which are ideal for teenagers and women riders. The 125s have a kick-start and are not suitable for learners.
For a different trail riding experience or for those who are not confident with two wheels, we have three quad bikes available; 2x 250cc for learners through to intermediate (tuition available) and 1x 400cc for experienced riders.
(Quad Bikes: Please note that children under 16 are not allowed to ride our quad bikes. No doubling up is allowed; single riders only)
Children's bikes start at Yamaha Peewee 50cc, which is just twist and go (no clutch, no gears) at $150 per day. We also have a range of other children's bikes, as shown.
To book any of our bikes press the 'Booking' tab at the top of this page