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  1. New Zealand
  2. Otago
  3. Queenstown
  4. Shotover River

Queenstown: Shotover Canyon Giant Rope Swing

Product ID: 280842
Hurl yourself from a 109-meter platform and experience 60 meters of free fall past the famous Shotover Canyon cliff face. Feel your adrenaline pump as you swing 200 meters out into the canyon. Mix it up with a wide range of jump styles to choose from.
About this activity
Duration: 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Get your adrenaline pumping on Queenstown's original swing in the famous Shotover Canyon
  • Throw yourself from a 109-meter high platform and free-fall vertically for 60 meters
  • Swing 200 meters out into the canyon and marvel at the scenic views
  • Choose from over 70 jump styles with the help of expert jump-masters
Full description
Feel an adrenaline rush like no other as you jump off a 109-meter (357-foot) high cliff, experience a 60-meter (197-foot) free fall, then swing over 200 meters (656 feet) out into the stunning Shotover Canyon. Take the leap with the help of your expert jump-masters, who will bring you back to the platform after your swing.

Start your adventure checking in with the local partner's crew at the central meeting point in Queenstown. Then, take a 15-minute drive out to the stunning Shotover Canyon. After a short briefing, get helped into your harness and choose your jump style: forwards, backwards, upside down, flips, or even off on the chair! Fling yourself off the platform edge and delight in a thrilling experience.

Once your swing is over, check out your photos and videos and decide if you would like to purchases them to show off to your friends. Finally, the local partner's team will drop you back in town at the original meeting point.
  • Transport from Queenstown
  • Canyon swing
  • Harness
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 10 years
  • Pregnant women

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at the local partner's brightly-colored shop on the sunny side of Shotover Street, right next to the pedestrian crossing and four doors up from Fergburger. The address is 34 Shotover St, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand. Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Selfie sticks
Know before you go
• Please arrive for check-in 15 minutes before departure time
• Please dress to the weather conditions
• Please wear comfortable closed-toe shoes; sandals/flip-flops are not permitted
• The maximum weight for a solo jump is 160 kilograms (352 pounds)
• The maximum weight for a tandem jump is 180 kilograms (396 pounds)
• No cancellation or changes within 24 hours of departure
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Thrilling experience, definitely recommend.

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