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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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Absolutely fantastic day! Definitely recommend.

Family of four - teenagers plus mum and dad - we had a ball. Did everything and loved it! We have... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2011
Karen P
Christchurch, New Zealand
Skywire fun

The family had a great time on the Skywire, the thrill seekers loved it and the rest (me, not keen... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2011
Perth, 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)
194 Cable Bay Road, Nelson 7071, New Zealand
+64 3-545 0304
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Reviewed 17 August 2011

Family of four - teenagers plus mum and dad - we had a ball. Did everything and loved it! We have done many horsetreks and this was definitely the best. Just our group of 4 so our guide (Des) took us thru winding forest tracks...More

1  Thank Karen P
Reviewed 31 July 2011

The family had a great time on the Skywire, the thrill seekers loved it and the rest (me, not keen on hieghts) also really enjoyed it and glad that I did it with the family. The staff were great with plenty of info on the...More

Thank Sandgroper48
Reviewed 8 June 2011

Myself and girlfriend were a returning / first time rider. The scenery was fantastic and our guide Lana was great. The land and company has so much to offer so something for everyone definitely. My only concern is that I'm a first time rider and...More

Thank leeoliver
Reviewed 7 May 2011

This tour was on the expensive side and was obviously designed to get people through as much a spossible which is OK but i didnt get the personal intereaction with the local staff that i have on other tours. it would be Ok if you...More

Thank sm0keyNZ
Reviewed 3 February 2011

Fantastic guides, awesome fun, great for families, terrific views at morning tea time and the Skywire is the best fun eva. Great value for money.

Thank Family54321
Reviewed 31 January 2011

Easy paths up and down hills, a bit of interesting and funny history, NICE bikkieson the break and a lovely ride on the skywire -exciting one way, peaceful on the way back... even a bit of properly wetting rain laid on at the end of...More

Thank aileebeth
Reviewed 30 January 2011

Great staff who could not be more helpful. Did the skywire which looked really scary but was actually OK and fun!!!!! Thought it was quite expensive for what it was but did enjoy the overall experience

Thank Eddieden
Reviewed 26 January 2011

We were heading from Blenheim to Nelson as part of our holiday and decided to checkout Happy Valley Adventures. By the looks of skywire it looked like good fun and a bit of an adrenaline rush. We did the 1.5 hour quad bike/skywire package. The...More

2  Thank bizotraveller
Reviewed 21 January 2011

We opted for a 2.5 hour ride which was 200 for 2 people. the ride consisted of riding on a stone chip road slowly, up a hill stopping for tea then back down again. This was understandable as some of the group were noobs, however...More

Thank init121
Reviewed 14 January 2011

Our nine year old son asked my wife and I to take him for a horse-trek at Happy Valley Adventures. My wife and I were a bit apprehensive, having last ridden many decades ago ( and my last horse had been very unfriendly, I still...More

Thank eardley4
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Questions & Answers
Tanya T
31 December 2016|
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.
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.