Get put of your comfort zone & step into some amazing New Zealand scenery with one of the most exciting adventure activities around. Canyoning New Zealand was started in October 2015 so we could share our passion with our adventurous customers. We are a small company, so we can keep it personalised and we have canyoning options for everyone, whether its your first time canyoning and your keen to try it out, or if your looking for an awesome action packed adventure to test your thrill seeking limits.
The Kawarau Canyon is a fun and exciting introduction to the sport of Canyoning! Located out in the Gibbston Valley, you get the oppourtunity to abseil through waterfalls, slide natural water slides and downclimb your way through the canyon. Just a short walk to get to the canyon start, this trip is really for everyone!
Trips departing daily: October & April: 11am –November – March: 9AM & 1.30PM
Exclusively located, and only accessible by boat, we transfer you to Black Spur canyon via an exciting water taxi across the beautiful Lake Wakatipu.
Walking time to the start of the canyon is approximately 45 minutes with stunning views of the Remarkables Mountain Range the whole way. (If you don’t like walking, ask us about our helicopter in option!)
Black Spur offers some awesome downclimbs, abseils up to 15 meters, and an 8 metre jump! (water levels pending, and don’t worry, jumps are optional!)
Trips departing daily:8.30AM
Trip includes: Pick up and drop off from Queenstown – Scenic watertaxi transfers across Lake Wakatipu –All equipment and guides – Picnic style lunch
Hidden in the stunning Mt Aspiring National Park, a UNECSO World Heritage area. This day trip is a step up in adrenaline and natural beauty! If you have been canyoning before, or you’re super confident and looking for a good challenge this is the option for you!
Travel time is approximately 2 hours each way from Queenstown, and 1 hour each way from Wanaka. Walking time to the start of the canyon is approximately 25 minutes.
You get a hit of everything, enjoy downclimbs, a 10 metre jump, slides, swimming and abseiling down pumping waterfalls of up to 30 metres.
Trips departing daily: 8am Queenstown – 8 hours return
9am Wanaka – 6 hours return
Suitable for 16 years +
Take your adventure to the next level by adding a chopper into the mix. Get you’re adrenaline pumping and your adventure started in style! This trip is about getting higher than everyone else!
Awesome value for money, our heli canyoning mission includes a 10 minute scenic heli flight over the Remarkables Mountain Range to the canyon start, then you’re straight into the canyon for up to 3 hours of awesome canyoning and a delicious picnic lunch to finish. Transfer back to Queenstown on board the Queenstown Water Taxi across beautiful Lake Wakatipu.