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Adventure Flights Golden Bay

290 Takaka-Collingwood Highway | Rd2, Takaka 7182, New Zealand
+64 3-525 6167
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Mit is the Best!!

Mit is by far one of the most genuine, friendly and entertaining individuals I have ever met in my... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Calgary, Canada
Awesome - Fly with Mit if you are a hiker, mountain biker or just sight seeing!!

Mit (the pilot) flew us from Karamea to Takaka after walking the Heaphy Track, it was awesome. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Keith A
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We are based out of Takaka Airport, come along to the end of the driveway to our office with Scenic Flights across the top, see you soon!
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“heaphy track” (48 reviews)
290 Takaka-Collingwood Highway | Rd2, Takaka 7182, New Zealand
+64 3-525 6167
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mit is by far one of the most genuine, friendly and entertaining individuals I have ever met in my worldly travels. I highly recommend anyone considering a flight with Mit to skip the competition and just book with this guy. You can really tell that...More

Thank michaeljord02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mit (the pilot) flew us from Karamea to Takaka after walking the Heaphy Track, it was awesome. We followed the track back and could see everything. Great way to finish or start this trip. For a little extra you can also see the Farewell Spit....More

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Thanks Mitt! We totally enjoyed our flight, quality banter, cheerfulness and great tips. We felt safe entire time (important in the little planes) and his airmanship was excellent. Great knowledge of the local area. Mitt was ultra accommodating, helping with options to visit, changes to...More

Thank skidwardo
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Mit literally took hours of his time waiting for us, flying us to Takaka when our flight couldn't go back to Karamea due to weather and in good humour helped out us 3 cold and wet ladies figure out how to get home and our...More

Thank phaedraatkins
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Wow! We had a fantastic ride from Karamea to Brown's hut..but with inclement weather Mit couldn't get us back to Karamea. He took us to Takaka and they looked after us so well and helped us figure out how we were going to get back...More

Thank J N
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Mit transported two of us with mountain bikes from Karamea airfield to Brown's Hut in rocky weather. It was a highlight of our Heaphy trip. Good laugh, good knowledge, very helpful... Good chap really!!

Thank 16kims2017
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Thank you Mit for the flight with our bikes from Karamea back to Browns Hut. Mit was easy to communicate with and was punctual on pick up. Excellent flight whilst pointing out the huts and track from the sky. Felt safe and well looked after....More

Thank Kerstin B
Reviewed 16 May 2017

My wife and I joined two other mountain bikers on a transfer from Karamea to Browns Hut for the Heaphy Track. The bike carriers were quite impressive, but might not be big enough for FAT bikes (worth asking the company before you book). It was...More

Thank Daniel C
mitt76, Owner at Adventure Flights Golden Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Hi Daniel, Thanks for the great review, I'm pleased you enjoyed the service. Good comment on the FAT tires, they do fit into the loops and are no problem to carry! Cheers Mit

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Best way to take in the breathtaking wonder that is Tasman & Golden Bay. For such a steal (starting at only $40!!), it is well worth the experience. Your captain will be the affable Mit, one of the best dudes you'll meet. His knowledge of...More

Thank Nigel W
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Flew from Karamea back to airstrip near Brown Hut carpark - super cool to see the stunning landscape through which we had just ridden - and an easy way to manage shuttle logistics - Mit's a fun guy who looked after us and our bikes...More

Thank GoldiNZ
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29 June 2016|
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Response from Ben G | Reviewed this property |
The landing strip is quite close to Browns Hut, a 20 to 30 minute walk. To get an exact idea I would advise emailing Mit directly at Adventure Flights.
29 June 2016|
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Response from MoabMic | Reviewed this property |
He lands in a field just North of Browns Hut. Maybe a thirty minute walk? Here is the google like to the field: goo.gl/maps/6mCEFTaKTSB2 The coordinates (in case if my link doesn't work are 40°49'35.1"S 172°28'53.1"E... More