Skippers Canyon Charter Off-Road 4X4 Adventure from Queenstown. Enjoy getting off the beaten track with this exciting off road 4x4 tour in Skippers Canyon! Accessing Queenstown’s hidden scenic gems means leaving the highway and taking to the back roads to unveil a world you’d never know existed. As a local family owned and operated business, with years of local knowledge, our Off-Road 4x4 guides know how to navigate the long-forgotten adventure trails to amazing gold rush settlements and stunning scenery now forever captured on film by Lord of the Rings.

Skippers Canyon Charter Off-Road 4X4 Adventure from Queenstown - Queenstown, New Zealand

4WD Tour
Duration:4 hours
Price: Starting from $899.00 per person
Enjoy getting off the beaten track with this exciting off road 4x4 tour in Skippers Canyon!
Accessing Queenstown’s hidden scenic gems means leaving the highway and taking to the back roads to unveil a world you’d never know existed. As a local family owned and operated business, with years of local knowledge, our Off-Road 4x4 guides know how to navigate the long-forgotten adventure trails to amazing gold rush settlements and stunning scenery now forever captured on film by Lord of the Rings.
Enjoy getting off the beaten track with this exciting off road 4x4 tour in Skippers Canyon!
Accessing Queenstown’s hidden scenic gems means leaving the highway and taking to the back roads to unveil a world you’d never know existed. As a local family owned and operated business, with years of local knowledge, our Off-Road 4x4 guides know how to navigate the long-forgotten adventure trails to amazing gold rush settlements and stunning scenery now forever captured on film by Lord of the Rings.

Skippers Canyon is a stunningly beautiful site of the 1860s gold rush that eclipsed the scale of the legendary Klondike. The world famous canyon is packed with relics, workings and astonishing stories of man against the elements.  The road itself into the canyon, with it’s vertical drop offs either side of the vehicle as you travel into the heart of canyon, is thrilling in itself. After negotiating the famous Skippers Canyon bridge you will enjoy a refreshments stop at the old schoolhouse, deep in the canyon. Only the experienced professionals at the wheel of our 4x4’s can truly put you inside the hearts and minds of the people who strived in Skippers Canyon to win their gold. A wealth of facts, figures and anecdotes bring history back to life before your eyes. 

This tour is available as charter only at $899 per truck with each vehicle able to hold up to 7 passengers. When booking if you select 1 adult you are selecting 1 vehicle.

 Tour highlights include:

  • Skippers Canyon & Pipeline Bridges
  • Historic gold mining town
  • Stunning New Zealand backcountry adventure.
  • Scenic picnic lunch is included
  • Gold panning option available upon request
 

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