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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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“jump styles” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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34 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 March 2012

These guy were entertaining and amazing. I Absolutely loved it... Rob and Pinky... u guys were funny as and that's why I came back for another Jump... You help conquered my fears which now I can say I jumped from a cliff :P:P:P If you...More

Thank networkgeek
Reviewed 2 March 2012

Did the swing together with my partner at the same time. It is an absolutely fabulous experience. Isn't particularily scary if you are used to bungee jumping or skydiving but the feeling of swinging is a completely different experience. One of the best things to...More

Thank sidadam
Reviewed 2 March 2012

For someone who is terrified of heights, this was the most amazing experience I have ever had. The crew that run the canyon swing just add to the vibe they have going. They obviously love their jobs and it shows in how they treat customers!...More

Thank brittyc711
Reviewed 29 February 2012

All in all this was my faveroute experience in queenstown, the scenery is amazing and the swing, well u NEED to do it!! Also go water rafting! Everything in queenstown is amaizing do ur self a big favour and do as much as u possibly...More

Thank V1p3r5
Reviewed 29 February 2012

If you don't do this, you are seriously missing out. I have now been back to the swing two years in a row. You have to try the backwards jump, it will frighten the life out of you, but the feeling when you get to...More

Thank Kyliematho
Reviewed 26 February 2012

Small groups which make it easier to interact with other participants,great staff, warm friendly and lots of fun ,the trip up was hilarious as they showed a dvd of previous swingers.one of the better value activities in Queenstown as you can jump again for a...More

Thank GMS56
Reviewed 24 February 2012

More extreme than it looks - free-fall for 60m then swing out to 109m. I loved it so much that I 'pin-dropped' first, then immediately harnessed up for a second jump. 'Pin-drop' is supposed to be one of the scariest jumps you can do, but...More

Thank Taliakk
Reviewed 23 February 2012

In terms of adventure sports I've pretty much done them all; Bungy, Skydive but this was by far the most exhilarating. It was very scary and I almost didn't do it.. I would recommend everyone try it!!!

Thank Hayles129
Reviewed 21 February 2012

Make your booking for midmorning as the whole experience takes about 2 1/2 hours. The staff at the platform were absolutely fabulous, they let you take your time if you need and you get to choose how you want to fall. For me it was...More

Thank silver53
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Amazing experience. In short, probably the best thing I have ever done!

Thank Amyk87
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Lions_lv
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!
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JimWalsh1
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
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YogiFlounder
15 November 2016|
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Response from Canyon_Swing | Property representative |
Hi ya!! You can only do a tandem on the Canyon Swing sorry. Cheers Dalice.
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