Gibbston Valley Canyoning from Queenstown
Gibbston Valley Canyoning from Queenstown
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Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level
  • Spoken languages
  • Duration
    4 hrs

Activity description

Kick off the action for the day by entering the Gibbston Valley Canyon on a natural waterslide!

Just sit back as your guide descends you down and into the unknown!  Feel the excitement of climbing through massive stone walls as you navigate the canyon.  Test your thrill-seeking limits by stepping over the edge on your first abseil of the day.  Become one with nature as you experience the impressive power of the water as you abseil down waterfalls.

Travel time is approx 30 minutes each way with a 10 minute walking time to the canyon.  This canyon is an awesome introduction to the sport of canyoning suitable for non-swimmers and those with a lower level of fitness.  No experience required and all equipment provided, you are lead by a qualified and experienced canyoning guide!  Enjoy the empowering feeling of success and the stunning views that Gibbston Valley offers after completing this vertical adventure.


Gibbston Valley Canyon is a fun and exciting introduction to the sport of canyoning

Located our in the beautiful Gibbston Valley

Abseils down waterfalls and natural waterside 

Just a short walk gets you to the canyon start 

No experience required

minimum 10 y/o
Cancellation policy: 
flexible1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund

3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made
Activity requirements

It is important to be ready and waiting 15 minutes prior to departure

Special terms

Do I need any experience to come out canyoning on any of the trips?
No, you don't, you'll be taught everything you need to know.

Do I need to know how to swim?
Not always, it's dependant on the water level.  It is important that you don't have a fear of water.

Will I get cold?
Possibly, you'll be dressed in super thick wetsuits to keep you as warm as possible.

Do I have to do the jumps?
No, you can be lowered down for any of the jumps you don't want to do.

Can I bring my camera?
Yes, and make sure you have something to attach it to yourself, so you don't lose it. You're taking this at your own risk.

Can I wear my glasses?
You can, but you will need something to attach them to yourself so you don't lose them.

  • Pick up and drop off from NZ canyonings central Queenstown location
  • Wetsuit
  • Shoes
  • Helmet
  • Harness/ descending gear
  • Qualified Guide
Do not forget to bring
Do not forget to bring
  • Comfortable clothing adapted to the weather conditions
  • Swimming costume/shorts
  • Towel
  • Bottled water and snacks
Meeting point
78 Beach Street Queenstown, please wait by the loading zone outside the “Pub on Wharf” Restaurant, your guide will meet you with branded Canyoning NZ vehicles. Get directions
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