See & do
LISTING INFORMATION
Westside Rides

Located 6 km east of Hokitika, Westside Rides have a self-contained cottage overlooking the Hokitika River & the Southern Alps, offering accommodation, bike hire and guiding. They are also able to arrange other activities, such as kayaking, paddle boat cruises, bush walks, & even a wee explore of some of the regions fine old Hostelries.

253 Woodstock - Rimu Road, Hokitika
03 755 6508 or 0212609233
ric@westsiderides.co.nz westsiderides.co.nz
Eco Rafting Adventures NZ

Whitewater rafting trips ranging from grade 2-5. Half, full or multi-day expeditions into the New Zealand wilderness - back country rafting, huge limestone canyons, glacial backdrops, riverside lunches, natural hot pools...

If you are beginning or ending your cycle trip in Ross we can pick you up and drop you off. Day storage for your bike available.

Stewart St, Ross 7812
0508669675 or 021526624
ecorafting@gmail.com www.ecorafting.co.nz
Shantytown Heritage Park

Discover fascinating stories of real New Zealanders and experience a recreated gold-rush village. West Coast isolation, extreme weather and rugged terrain produced stories of fortitude and ingenuity. Shantytown tells these pioneering stories through a fascinating mix of experience and displays.
Ride the Steam Train through native rainforest, experience the sights and sounds of a working sawmill, watch the sluice gun blast gold bearing rock and soil from the earth, then follow the races to the gold claim and pan for your own gold.
The village, with 30 shops and buildings to explore shows life the way it used to be. Catch the show in our new holographic theater. For a memento of Shantytown nothing is better than an old time photo.

316 Rutherglen Rd, Rutherglen, Greymouth
Free Phone: 0800 742 689 or 03-762 6634
office@shantytown.co.nz www.shantytown.co.nz
Tui Lu's

Meet a Local

Paul offers visitors natural and history tours of his West Coast Wildlife Sanctuary in return for a donation towards predator control work he does on his property. Tea & coffee available.

Learn about this early Kawhaka Settlement.

A division of Paul Sinclair Contracting Ltd.

Owner Operator of Portable Toilets and Showers

The Farm; 1804 Old Christchurch Road KAWHAKA - Tom's Hut, Manzoni, Kawhaka, (on day 2 Kumara to Cowboy Paradise)
03 755 6003: Three Mile 03 755 6004: The Farm; 027 246 0266 anywhere
pscl@clear.net.nz
Ross Goldfields Information & Heritage Centre

Located at the south end of Aylmer Street, Ross, the Info Centre is either the start or end of the Wilderness Trail. We have beautiful park like grounds with picnic tables and clean toilets. Souvenirs, Gold Panning, Walks and Information.

4 Aylmer Street, Ross, Westland
+64 3 755 4077
rossgoldfields@netaccess.co.nz www.rossgoldfields.co.nz
West Coast Scenic Waterways & B&B

Enjoy freedom kayaking or a cruise aboard the Eco Adventurer. Capture the picturesque beauty of the Mahinapua waterways along the original route used by pioneers, gold diggers and early explorers travelling between Hokitika and the rich goldfields of Ross. Experience majestic views of Mt. Cook and the Southern Alps and outstanding West Coast wetlands flora, fauna and native rainforests.

Self-contained B&B open now $125/night.

P.O. Box 223, Hokitika
+64 429 2322 or +64274301777
wcscenicwaterways@gmail.com Website
History House Museum

History House Museum is temporarily closed due to a new building assessment against the New Building Standard. Grey District Council is considering all options and plans to re-open the Museum as soon as practicable.

27-29 Gresson Street, Greymouth
03 768 4028
history-house@greydc.govt.nz http://goo.gl/soXaYk
Westland Industrial Heritage Park

If you're interested in early engineering, and things mechanical, a visit to this attraction is a must. View the park's large collection of historic industrial equipment, including early engines, fire appliances, horse drawn vehicles, tractors, trucks, large range of old chainsaws and other logging equipment, historic wooden boats, printing presses, photographic equipment and much much more. Large operational Ruston Hornsby engines, a giant Blackstone engine, a Mirrlees diesel engine and one of New Zealand's last stage coaches to be used in regular service are amongst the features. A narrow gauge railway is also under construction. Meet and chat with the members as they undertake their restoration work.

Open: Saturday 10 am to 5 pm and Wednesday 10 am to 5 pm. Other days opened by request.

Industrial Road, off Airport Drive at the top of the airport hill – look for the sign.
03 755 7451 027 437 2636
rob.daniel@slingshot.co.nz rustyrelics.co.nz
Nimmo Gallery

Located in the heart of Greymouth this gallery is a "must". Stunning landscapes cover the walls and the gallery offers a fine selection of New Zealand and locally made items and gifts, including ceramics, Manuka honey, jewellery, t-shirts, possum merino clothing, chocolate, soaps, Manuka beauty products, cushions and more.

102 Mackay Street, Greymouth
03 768 6499
gallery@nimmophoto.co.nz Visit website
Grey District Library

Visitors to the District can access free wi-fi at the Library as well as computers, scanners, printing and copying, and power for a variety of devices. Relax in our Reading Area with a newspaper or magazine while enjoying a refreshing cup of tea or coffee.

18 Albert Street Greymouth 7805
03 768 5597
library@greydc.govt.nz http://goo.gl/c0jfN7
Hokitika Scenic Tours

Discover more of the Coast while on your Wilderness Trail experience. The Hokitika Gorge, Punakaiki, the Glaciers – whatever you want to see and do. We will pick-up and deliver back to your location. Pick-up and drop-off anywhere within the Hokitika or Greymouth area is also available by arrangement. Group discounts available and we hold a DOC concession.

52 Ford Road North, Kokatahi, Hokitika
0210 232 5363
rachel@hokitikascenictours.nz Visit Website
Wilderness Trail Shuttle

We are committed to ensuring your complete enjoyment of the trail by providing a professionally run shuttle service that can transport you and your bike to all points on the trail or pick you up at the end of a day's riding. We have plenty of local knowledge and are keen to help you with all aspects of your planning whatever your budget. We look forward to hearing from you so please don't hesitate to contact us.

216 Revell Street, Hokitika, 7810
03 7555042 or 0212633299
info@wildernesstrailshuttle.co.nz wildernesstrailshuttle.co.nz
Westland Recreation Centre

After taking an invigorating ride on the scenic West Coast Wilderness Trail, why not treat yourself to a soak in the spa or sweat it out in the sauna.

This is Greymouth's newest community asset and is the recreation, leisure and sporting hub of Greymouth and the wider region.

We have everything you need to relax after a day's cycling - spa, sauna and pools. But if you still have energy to burn, you can hit the gym or join in one of our group fitness classes.

Pop in and talk to our friendly staff and see how the Westland Recreation Centre can be the icing on the cake of your West Coast Wilderness Trail experience.

83 High Street Greymouth 7805
03 768 9076
westlandrec@greydc.govt.nz http://goo.gl/3CuVFf
West Coast Tree Top Walk and Café

An exhilarating tree top adventure among temperate rainforest giants. Experience life with the birds high in the ancient Rimu and Kamahi tree canopy. Easy access for all to enjoy along a steel platform 20 metres high and over 450 metres long.

1128 Woodstock Rimu Road RD3 Hokitka 7883
0508 873 3867
sitemanager@treetopsnz.com www.treetopsnz.com
The Junction Cafe & Honey Centre

Newly reopened on the beautiful West Coast of the South Island with mountain views and only 2 km drive to the beach. The junction café has a great range of delicious food for good value, local honey and products, real fruit ice-cream! Buzz on in and see the live bees and check out our daily deals.

Coast Road, RD1, Kumara Junction
022 384 0533
thejunctioncafe@hotmail.com
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