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Shotover Canyon Swing

Queenstown, New Zealand
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About Shotover Canyon Swing
Not all companies are created equal. Our exceptional style of service is all part of your experience, our goal; to put a smile on your face either from fear or delight! Our 109m high Canyon Swing with a 60m freefall, and 182m high Extreme Zipline with a 5m drop are just the ticket to get your heart pumping. Whichever way you jump, launch or get released, there’s a fun or scary style for you. Gravity is a toy. Come out and play.
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Thrill-seekers in New Zealand’s ‘adventure capital’ will love free-falling over the river on the Shotover Canyon Swing. A jump instructor prepares both first-timers and seasoned daredevils to swing solo or tandem along a special rope and cable system suspended between two cliffs. You’ll swing safely in a secure harness and hear encouragement throughout your pendulum ride above the Shotover River.
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TinaPaterson27 wrote a review Apr 2021
Te Anau, New Zealand39 contributions35 helpful votes
This was just fantastic. My teenage daughter hadn’t done anything like this before but absolutely loved it. Would highly recommend.
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Sophie B wrote a review Mar 2021
Queenstown, New Zealand60 contributions18 helpful votes
Loved loved LOOOVVEEDDDDD the canyon swing!! Thanks for a truly terrifying but amazing experience! Tonnes of laughs from start to finish!! If you are looking for a swing in Queenstown with a unique personal twist, Shotover Canyon Swing is a must!!!
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from OnAir44514810223, Manager at Shotover Canyon Swing
Responded 31 Mar 2021
Thanks Sophie. We loved, loved, LOOOVVEEDDDDD having you out with us!
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Ben C wrote a review Mar 2021
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My experience was a few years ago, and I still reminisce on how awesome it was. Best staff & deal in the area! Highly recommend !
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Date of experience: April 2020
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Response from OnAir44514810223, Manager at Shotover Canyon Swing
Responded 28 Mar 2021
Thanks a ton Ben. Glad to hear you reminisce of the all the awesomeness! Hope to have you back in for a sesh some time.
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Sian wrote a review Mar 2021
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My partner and I loved our experience at Shotover Canyon Swing. We chose the Tandem ‘Forward’ option and it was exhilarating. The staff were great too.
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from OnAir44514810223, Manager at Shotover Canyon Swing
Responded 22 Mar 2021
Thanks for both getting out there and hurling yourself off our Canyon Swing! Hope to see you again sometime soon.
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Ashley wrote a review Feb 2021
Taupo, New Zealand4 contributions
Absolutely loved the shotover canyon swing. From the shuttle to the place, to the swing and everything in between. Loved every second of it. The gentlemen really know how to play with your feelings and make it really really fun and enjoyable so you get the most out of it! Highly highly recommend this activity in Queenstown. An absolute must do.
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Response from OnAir44514810223, Manager at Shotover Canyon Swing
Responded 17 Feb 2021
Hey Ash. Thank you so much. Buzzed that you enjoyed all that we have to offer. Hope to see you again some time. Happy Swinging!
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