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Shotover Canyon Swing & Canyon Fox

34 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6990
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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 Canyon Fox 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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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
34 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 6990

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I did the fox and the swing. It's just as insane/amazing as each other. But the staff made the experience 100x better, they were fun, helpful, knowledgable, and encouraging. There was a person in our group who was terrified and initially couldn't bring herself to...More

Thank Nathan H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

So that was exhilarating. Staff were friendly and helpful and the experience was a must do. The staff are playful and can mess with you but you always feel super safe and just adds another element of fun to the experience. I had a great...More

Thank RC88CA22
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Omg! The thrill! I can honestly say that we were successfully hocked on adrenaline after this. I did two swings, one time solo, backwards. The second was a forward jump with my sibling. What sets this place apart, as many other reviews have mentioned, are...More

Thank sara01012017
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

So that was exhilarating. Staff were friendly and helpful and the experience was a must do. Standing on the ledge is the hardest part, once you're falling it's fine. Loved it, would do again.

Thank Billie G
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I'd heard a lot about the people working here trying to mess with you and psych you out as your about to jump so I thought I'd be prepared with what they had to offer....I was wrong. I'm not scared of heights but my god...More

Thank Dwswimmer
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Was so much fun, a must do if you're in Queenstown ! Did the canyon fox & swing. Totally worth it, great adrenaline rush, was so much fun I went twice ;) All staff where very fun professional & encouraging. Really liked all the different...More

Thank Johnnyred42
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I have issues with heights, but knew if I wasn't doing a bungee in NZ, I was going to do something similar, and the Shotover Canyon Swing seemed like a good option. You book in advance, show up at the office to sign the waiver,...More

Thank DMon13
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

An absolute thrill with amazing views! Extra points to the guys running the show, they were awesome and their funny ways/sarcastic humour made the day great. Walking to the canyon, your path is scattered with tiny little gnomes and quirky signs and the views are...More

Thank RaeSwan
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Way to: We were taken by a minibus to their base. It took around 10 min. In the bus we watched a instruction video which to be honest scares you more than everything else. Construction: It looks simple but safe. The jump: First at all...More

Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Id do it over & over again if I could afford to!! I did two canyon swings and it was great fun I would definitely recommend, you have to do this if you goto NZ. Great views, great atmosphere, great staff! They really mess with...More

Thank Molly P
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31 January 2017|
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Response from Canyon_Swing | Property representative |
Hi there! Check-in is 15 minutes before the trip time, and you should allow 2.5 hours for the whole trip. So if you booked the 4.30pm trip; check in will be 4.15pm and you would be back in town around 7pm. Hope this helps!
14 January 2017|
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Response from Canyon_Swing | Property representative |
Hi Jim We do allow you to bring you own Go Pro, which you can use on most jumpstyles (some jumpstyles you can't for your own safety), so long as it's securely fastened with a hands free mount. Chest, wrist and head mounts... More
15 November 2016|
Response from Canyon_Swing | Property representative |
Hi ya!! You can only do a tandem on the Canyon Swing sorry. Cheers Dalice.