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Extreme Jet Boating in Hanmer Springs
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Hanmer Springs Jetboat and Quad Biking combo
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Hanmer Springs Jetboat Quad Bike and Bungy Jump combo
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JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable experience in a beautiful environment. Manoeuvre with classic jet boat power 30kms along the Waiau River, under the historic bridge and between deep canyon walls. BUNGY from the historic 135 year old Waiau Ferry bridge, for a 35 metre free fall to the river canyon below. Experience the adrenalin high on the way down and pure elation on the bounce back up! RAFT an alpine river and marvel at the twist rock, water holes, pink marble and faultline. In clear water you may see salmon and trout as you float down the Waiau River canyon. Take off on a QUAD BIKE tour - challenge the terrain, river bed creek crossings, mud and Hanmer Springs farmland trails. You can also enjoy Paintball and Clay Bird Shooting in this wonderful natural environment. Groups, team building and conferences are also catered for.With a host of exciting and fun activities, this is an adventure for the whole family to enjoy! Open daily 9.00am to 5.00pm.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We did this with our family in April and as we were returning to Hanmer with friends in June we decided to repeat the experience!! We were lucky both times to have discounted rides via "bookem.com" I recommend this river experience as it is truly...More

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A great activity for our company trip with expectations being met. BBQ lunch beforehand, excellent service, thrilling ride with informative stops and certainly a highlight. Thanks!More

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Yeahbaby, Good to hear you enjoyed the company day out with us. We think we have the best location to have a company bbq over looking the Waiau gorge with bungy jumping going on in the background. Glad you enjoyed your thrilling jet boat...More

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We’ve just been out quad biking with Richard!! Special thanks to him as he was a great guide!! Would highly recommend this trip. They have a practice track and take you through an amazing area near the rivers and farmland!! Amazing scenery!! A great trip...More

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Traceyt970, thanks for taking the time to review and glad to hear you had a good time on the quad track. We are very lucky to have Richard, he is great guy and an even better guide. Hope to see you again in the...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This was my favourite thing to do while in Hanmer and the lady sitting next to me on the boat said it was the best jet boat experience she'd done - if you're in the area this and any of the experiences they offer are...More

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Hi Crystal W, thanks for taking the time to review. We pride ourselves on safety and agree it is one of the best jet boat trips in New Zealand. The hill can be challenge for some people, but we always have a 4wd onsite for...More

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Carolynkang
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Response from HanmerSpringsAttract | Property representative |
Hi, we have contacted you via cell phone and changed the tour to our 2pm. Look forward to seeing you this afternoon.
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Response from ogswoman | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shaun, Jet boat ride is a fun activity and all passenger are well seated (not allowed to stand up considering the speed) on board. I'm concerned that it appears no access for the wheel chair bound as the boat is located... More
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