Frequently Asked Questions about Gravity Nelson.
Q: What mountain biking coaching services does Gravity Nelson offer?
A: Gravity Nelson offers comprehensive MTB coaching services including private coaching tailored to your skill level, group coaching for friends or team building, and youth programs designed for young riders. Whether you’re a beginner looking to learn the basics or an experienced rider seeking to hone your skills, our expert coaches are here to guide you.
Q: Can you provide details about guided mountain bike trips in Nelson?
A: Our guided mountain bike trips in Nelson are perfect for those who want to explore local trails with the expertise of a guide. We offer trips to iconic locations like the Wairoa Gorge, known for its diverse and challenging terrain, and the scenic Coppermine Loop. Each trip is an adventure, offering a unique way to experience Nelson’s beautiful landscapes. We are able to guide you while you ride your own bicycle or you can hire one of our electric our acoustic bikes.
Q: How do shuttle services work for mountain biking in Nelson?
A: Our shuttle services provide mountain bikers with easy access to some of Nelson’s top trails. We offer both private and public scheduled and casual shuttles, allowing you to maximize your riding time without the exhaustion of uphill climbs. Shuttles are a great way to enjoy longer downhill runs and explore more of the area’s trails in a single day without destroying yourself on Nelson’s 600M+ vertical climbs.
Q: What types of mountain bikes are available for rent at Gravity Nelson?
A: At Gravity Nelson, we offer a diverse range of mountain bike rentals to suit various riding styles and preferences. From high-performance acoustic bikes for those who love the classic ride, to electric bikes for an extra boost on the trails, our rental fleet is meticulously maintained to ensure a great riding experience for every customer.
Q: Can you give information on Gravity Nelson’s mountain bike maintenance and workshop services?
A: Our workshop at Gravity Nelson is fully equipped to handle all your mountain bike maintenance and repair needs. From routine tune-ups to complex repairs, our skilled technicians ensure your bike is in peak condition. We also offer personalized advice on upgrades and care, helping you get the most out of your mountain biking experience. We don’t just service Mountain Bikes, we service bikes of all kinds whether it is a commuter bike, cargo bike, or racing road bike we are here to help. We are also experts in maintenance on electric bicycles.
Q: What are the options for buying mountain bikes from Gravity Nelson?
A: Gravity Nelson provides an array of mountain bikes for sale, including the latest models, custom builds tailored to your specifications, and pre-loved or ex-demo bikes for those looking for quality at a more accessible price point. Our team can help guide you to the perfect bike that matches your riding style and preferences. We sell bicycles from fantastic brands such as Santa Cruz Bicycles, Mondraker, Transition Bikes, and Evil Bikes.
Q: What are Gravity Nelson’s initiatives for sustainable mountain biking?
A: Committed to sustainable mountain biking, Gravity Nelson adopts eco-friendly practices in our operations. We support trail conservation and development efforts, promote environmentally responsible riding, and work towards reducing our carbon footprint. Our initiatives include recycling programs, bulk refills where possible, and encouraging the use of sustainable transport among our community. We also contribute significant portions of our income in sponsorship to the Nelson Mountain Bike Club, as well as specific trail usage fees to the club and land-owners.
Q: How can I participate in Gravity Nelson’s mountain biking events and clubs?
A: Gravity Nelson is actively involved in the local mountain biking scene. Get in touch to stay updated on upcoming mountain biking events, races, and social rides. We also provide information on how to join the local club and you can get in touch to offer to volunteer at some of the events we run.