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Happy Valley Adventures

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194 Cable Bay Road, Nelson 7071, New Zealand
+64 3-545 0304
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Very cool!

My husband and I visited today and had so much fun! Our guide was so welcoming and friendly. The... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
Shannon S
via mobile
Sky wire

Exciting.......well once you get up there and actually get on. Large group went up and we waited... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Jacqui H
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Melbourne, Australia
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Experience guided ATV 4 wheel quad bike tours; ride the world's only Skywire flying fox; play Paintball; enjoy a horse trek or ride in the amphibious Argo.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“quad biking” (29 reviews)
“flying fox” (32 reviews)
“great fun” (32 reviews)
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194 Cable Bay Road, Nelson 7071, New Zealand
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+64 3-545 0304
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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited today and had so much fun! Our guide was so welcoming and friendly. The sky wire was exhilarating and the quad biking was very fun! Would definitely return.

Thank Shannon S
HappyValleyNZ, General Manager at Happy Valley Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Exciting.......well once you get up there and actually get on. Large group went up and we waited for our turn. Watching the reactions of the other groups was entertaining in itself. You actually get padlocked in......no escaping. Backwards was best, awesome view from above, seeing...More

Thank Jacqui H
HappyValleyNZ, General Manager at Happy Valley Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thanks for your review. Yes we can be extremley busy over Xmas and over the new year, sometimes waiting times are longer. We try our best to get to everyone as fast as we can. Yes Padlocked in for certain, you never know what kind...More

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Started out just with the Bayview quad bike tour with Tony, he then talked us into doing the Skywire and we were not disappointed! Had a really great day and we feel it was well worth the money especially since we were the only ones...More

Thank 927morgand
HappyValleyNZ, General Manager at Happy Valley Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thanks for taking the time and writting a review. Great to hear Tony has taken care of you and you have a had a great experience at Happy Valley.

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and good vibes. Unhurried and relaxed atmosphere. The Skywire was a real adrenalin rush. Initially hesitant to do it (fear of heights) but encouraged to do so by the staff I did it and was glad I did. Highly recommended.

Thank Paul K
HappyValleyNZ, General Manager at Happy Valley Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Great to hear you concerd your fair and did it! So many clients are terrified but once they do it, they realise its well worth it. Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing trip to Happy Valley Adventures. Our tour guide, who was also the mechanic, patiently taught us to ride quad bikes before taking us to the nearby mountain. We did the flying fox before continuing to the top of the mountain for cheese,...More

Thank Kylie P
HappyValleyNZ, General Manager at Happy Valley Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Evan will be very pleased to hear you had a good time out with him. We very rarely get to see Mt Taranaki and when we do its meant to mean rain within 3 days. Its a stunning view that not many clients get to...More

Reviewed 23 December 2016

We did the skywire and it was fantastic, just like flying at great speed, fantastic views soaring over the forest canopy. Great friendly staff.

Thank Norman L
HappyValleyNZ, General Manager at Happy Valley Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thanks for your review

Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

There were three of us in our group and we did the combo tour .. all inexperienced quad bikers. Staff were attentive and wen through quad bike safety diligently. The speed and pace was good . Thoroughly enjoyed the rush of the sky wire. Going...More

Thank rdella
HappyValleyNZ, General Manager at Happy Valley Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 30 November 2016

We wanted to do the skywire but took the combo option and rode the quad bikes as well which was great. We had a short tuition session and practice before we set off and really enjoyed it.

2  Thank Tangoj63
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We selected the quad bike and flying fox combo and had a beat time. My wife and I have no quad biking experience, but not an issue for our guide. After a briefing and a few laps of the practice track, we were off on...More

2  Thank Alister1960
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Due to rain I could only do the quad and not the skywire. Staff was nice however I found the track too easy. If you are a little bIt experienced this track might be boring. Biggest fun were the waterholes...

Thank Matt M
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Tanya T
31 December 2016|
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Response from HappyValleyNZ | Property representative |
All Riders must be 16 years of age but anyone 5 years and up can be a passenger. We have limited passenger bikes and these get sold out quickly.
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krichardson
24 March 2016|
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Response from kja68 | Property representative |
No. You can choose any activity. If you just want to do the Skywire, come on out.
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