Zip Trek Eco Tours Queenstown
Ziptrek offers a spectacular and fun zipline eco-adventure through the forest canopy high above Queenstown, on Skyline Gondola hill, situated minutes walk from the CBD. The ziplines are gravity fed, so you do not have to worry about controlling your speed. Two tour guides will accompany you on their tour, one guide to connect (launch platform) and one guide to disconnect (landing platform).
Group Size : 2-10 people.
Duration : The Moa 4-line tour runs up to 2 hours and the Kea 6-Line tour runs up to 3 hours.
Departure Location : Top of the Skyline Gondola. The tours are accessed by traveling up the Gondola (ticket not included) or by the Tiki Trail.
Departure Time : 6 Zipline : 10.20am & 1.40pm, (3,20pm & 5.20pm Nov-Apr only); 4 Zipline : 10am, 12pm, 2pm & 4pm.
Departure dates : All year
Transportation : Walk from town.
Category : Adventure
4 line Moa Tour
The Moa tour consists of four ziplines, starting and finishing at the top of the Skyline Gondola. The Moa is designed to start low and slow and gradually build your confidence as it gets progressively longer, higher and faster.
All ages love the interaction this guided aerial tour has to offer.
6-Line tour with World's Steepest Zipline
The Kea tour is faster and longer than the Moa tour, and finishes with a zipline ride that descends 30 storeys at speeds of up to 70kph! The Kea tour is a truly unique way to get down the mountain.This stunningly beautiful guided journey through ancient native beech forest comprises six breathtaking, tree to tree ziplines with outstanding alpine vistas and returns you to the bottom of the gondola hill on a total high.
This tour is perfect for families with older children, honeymooners, outdoor and nature enthusiasts or those seeking a higher adrenalin factor.
6 amazing ziplines
on the Moa tour and a 20 minute walk down hill on the tiki trail on the Kea tour. 7 minute uphill walk
8 aerial tree top platforms
on the Moa tour or 300m (984ft) on the Kea tour. Longest zipline distance : 240m (787ft)
on the Moa tour or 70kph (50mph) on the Kea tour. Reach speeds up to 50kph (31mph)
Highest treehouse is 8 storeys high - that's over 25 m (82 ft).
Little zippers under 30kg (66lbs) may need to travel tandem on the Moa tour. 30kgs (66lbs) for the Kea tour.
Max weight: 125 kgs (275 lbs).
Dress with warm layers and for the conditions of the day. Warm outer layers are required due to the changeable nature of this alpine environment year round.
During the winter months, gloves, hats and warm coats are recommended.
Closed toe footwear is essential on both tours.
Rest of your belongings to be kept to a minimum.
Full body harness and helmet.
A guided trek through ancient native beech forest.
Two guides accompany every personal group of up to 10 guests.
Full safety briefing provided by your guides.
|All prices in $NZD||4 Zipline||6 Zipline|
|Adult (15-64 yrs)||139||189|
|Youth (6-14 yrs/Senior 65+)||89||139|
Minimun age 6 years old.
Guest Under 15 must be accompanied by an adult
Under 18 must have the waiver signed by a parent or guardian
Gondola tickets are additional and must be purchased separately
Tours go rain or shine.
If you or anyone on your group has a medical condition or a recent injury please bring this to our attention.
Pregnant women are unable to go on tour.