Activities

Intro to Climbing - Half Day

The climbing can range from easy to challenging and we keep the group sizes small to ensure everyone has a great time and is challenged at their own level, our qualified instructors/guides will take you to the most suitable venue in the beautiful Matukituki Valley near Wanaka.

Snowshoeing

This is a real snow adventure in a true alpine environment.
We keep our groups small so you can enjoy a rewarding outing in a pristine winter wonderland. With mile high views over Central Otago and the Southern Alps, what more could you ask for?
Suitable for people of any age and most fitness levels, no previous experience is required. We explore a variety of different areas depending on snow conditions and the preference of the group. The trips involve a moderate amount of uphill walking and are achievable by anybody.

We Provide

Snowshoes, walking poles, warm drink

Season

June to September (snow conditions dependent)

Snowshoeing - Full Day

This is a real snow adventure in a true alpine environment.
We keep our groups small so you can enjoy a rewarding outing in a pristine winter wonderland. With mile high views over Central Otago and the Southern Alps, what more could you ask for?
Suitable for people of any age and most fitness levels, no previous experience is required. We explore a variety of different areas depending on snow conditions and the preference of the group. The trips involve a moderate amount of uphill walking and are achievable by anybody.

We Provide

Snowshoes, walking poles, warm drink

Season

June to September (snow conditions dependent)

Intro to Climbing - Full Day

The trips include:
- Rock climbing
- Equipment fitting and use,
- Movement on rock
- Belaying (keeping each other safe)
- Abseiling – some people love to abseil, so if the group is keen and time allows, there is the option to experience this too.

Abseiling - Half Day

Abseiling is as much mentally challenging as it is physical, our instructors will lead you through the basics at ground level first before taking you to the top, all on the doorstep of Mt Aspiring National Park.

Lead Climbing - Half Day

This course teaches the essentials for leading bolted sport routes. It is also a must do for people who had a friend teach them but want to check they have good and safe techniques.

Lead Climbing - Full Day

This course covers;
- Belaying
- Quickdraw/runner placement – how to correctly place the quickdraw on your harness and the rock.
- Clipping methods – efficient ways of clipping the rope into the quickdraw
- Safety considerations – when to clip, spotting, rope management, buddy checks

Multi Pitch - Half Day

A true climbing journey, for some of us its not enough to climb just one rope length up, we want to go further.

Multi Pitch - Full Day

Learn Multi pitch climbing, we also run a Multi Pitch Course where you can learn the skills required to multi pitch. Learn about anchors, top belaying and self protected abseiling with the option of learning some basic rescue techniques that multi pitch climbers may one day need to know.

Trad Climbing - Half Day

Ever wondered about climbing where there are no bolts? The answer is Trad Climbing.

Trad Climbing - Full Day

This involves placing equipment (protection) into cracks and holes in the rock while you climb, the 2nd climber then removers the equipment.

Private Guiding - Half Day

This is the trip YOU want, because its custom designed especially for you.

Private Guiding - Full Day

The best option for those who want to fast-track their skills as we can custom build it just for you to include any or all of the other trips we offer.