Saturday, February 25, 2012
Transport North to South Island New Zealand, Bring your MTB
Jim Larsen is offering a flight service for the Heaphy Track with his Cessna 185 6 seater aircraft.
The track is being opened for mountain bikes in May 2011.
This service includes the Marlborough Sounds. He will do North and South Island pickups.
He can land you at the Heaphy Track either at Brown Hut or Karamea.
He can land at Havelock and other locations by arrangement.
He can carry 4 bikes and 4 passengers.
Landings at Canaan Downs to connect with the Rameka cycle track.
Total cost from Takaka airfield including a view of Takaka and Harwoods Hole $300 for 1 to 4 passengers & bikes.
For additional information contact Jim on 0800 150 338
To carry 4 bikes & 4 passengers
Fits as is
Number 2 & 3 bikes
remove front wheels from frame + pedals & possibly handle bars
Number 4 bike
The same as number 2 & 3 + rear wheel removed
Flights from Taranaki / Wanganui / Paraparaumu To Brown Hut & return from Karamea.
Total cost $2300 /
Local flights are based on 1 bike & 1 passenger = $200 example.
Nelson / Motueka / Takaka / Brown Hut / Karamea
Fly with Jim in his 5 pass Cessna 185. He has years of flying experience over the area. High wings give excellent viewing. An opportunity to open a window makes ideal photography.
For more information, email
or call Jim on 03 525 6167 or 0800 150 338. Please leave a message if the phone is not answered. Messages are checked regularly.
to make a booking.
$40 SCENIC FLIGHTS
$40 scenic flight takes you from Takaka airfield along the coast to Wainui Bay - Takaka Town - Pupu Springs.
FAREWELL SPIT FLIGHTS FROM $62
Flight includes/ depart Takaka airfield via Cape Farewell - Farewell Spit light house-Wainui Bay-Takaka township-Pupu springs.
Aircraft hire total = $310
Therefore cost split between 5 passengers = $62 each
Therefore cost split between 3 passengers = $104 each
Flights over Farewell Spit, Cape Farewell, Kohurangi and Tasman National Parks.
Call or visit is us at our Takaka Airport base to select a flight path and discuss prices.
------------------------------------ Andrew Sheldon www.sheldonthinks.com
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