Skippers Canyon U-Drive tag along tour - 4WD Expeditions

A full day exploring the stunning Skippers Canyon with full commentary and interpretation at each stop. From Coronet Peak to the mighty Shotover River, we journey along the infamous 1889 road following the trail of the 1860s gold rush.

Adult
$399.00

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We begin our adventure by crossing Skippers Saddle to get our first views of Mt Aurum, the Skippers Road and a view of the high country terrain which we will drive through.

Highlights of the day include:
Hells and Heavens Gates
Lighthouse Rock
Historic gold mining relics
Shotover River
Major Lord of the Rings locations
Engineering marvel Pinchers Bluff
Traversing Skippers Bridge (1901)
Skippers School (1889)
Skippers Cemetery
and much more..

Your local kiwi guide, Del has guided tourists into Skippers Canyon since 1990. His knowledge and experience on the road conditions, history and region make this a truly remarkable adventure into the high country.
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NOTE: English must be your first language

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Skippers Canyon U-Drive tag along tour - 4WD Expeditions, 139 Alpine Retreat, Alpine Retreat, Central Queenstown, Queenstown, 9348, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
8am to 8pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $399.00
Further pricing information:
English must be your first language due to communication of safety requirements and expectations. Suitable rental 4x4 vehicles with insurance are available in Queenstown for hire, contact us for details. A detailed waiver form must be signed by all participants before this tour commences. While this tour operates on a public road, it is not recommended for beginner off-road drivers.

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