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Scottish Express

Adventure Transport for all Your Adventure needs in the Top of the South Island

What we do
We transport people into the the great outdoors for amazing adventures by offering set packages, custom transport options, and helping with adventure planning and accommodation.
How we do it
We choose to tread lightly on the earth and encourage others to do the same, we readily give back to the community and support others to pursue sustainable social, business and environmental ethics.
Places we go: click here to check it out on our map.

Custom transport and a few set locations - the two trips below are part of the monthly per seat specials to get locals out in their backyard.


Maungatapu Saddle Adventure trip

Experience the wonders of the Pelorus valley and the Maungatapu saddle. .Stop in at the Pelorus scenic reserve to take in the majestic ancient trees and beautiful river views. We then continue up the pelorus valley and drive the old Nelson road up to the Maungatapu valley for a picnic at the top. Take your choice of walking route back down to the Matai valley for a swim and a pickup to return to Nelson. Rich in local history and scenery, walking options for all.

maungatapu saddle 1

Cullen Creek walkway

The little known cullen creek walkway was formed out of the New Zealand Gold rushes. An old pack track climbs from the winding Waikakaho river into spectacular forest, crest the saddle for spectacular views down to the Marlborough Sounds then descend into valley to walk through terraced tracks through the goldfield and through the site of Cullensville the gold boom town that serviced the Goldfield- suitable for walking and mountain biking.

cullen creek walk 1

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