Four Epic Hanmer activities enjoyed back-back-back-back, what a great way to put a few ticks on that bucketlist!
Quad Biking: Plow through streams, mud, forest and over rocks – drive over just about every terrain Canterbury has to offer – all on a two-hour quad biking trip. Follow our expert guide on an exciting adventure ride through the scenic alpine backyard of Hanmer Springs. Our experienced guides will lead you on a fun and safe quad biking trip suitable for ages 16 and above. Even if you’ve never ridden before, our quad bikes are easy to get the hang of and you’ll be away in no time. The specially-designed track which winds through the rugged Hanmer Springs landscape will ensure non-stop thrills and enjoyment for the whole family.
Rafting: Get set for a 2-hour fully guided Hanmer Springs Rafting trip along the gentle rapids of the Grade 2 Waiau River. This fun-filled activity is action packed with rock jump and Jet Boat ride back to base included. Our qualified and professional guide will give you all the training required, and our 9-seat rafts allow plenty of room. Wetsuits, booties and helmets are provided, but don’t forget to bring your swimsuit and a towel! With the scenic Waiau River canyon set amongst stunning mountains and marble land formations, you’ll be sure to have an unforgettable experience. A must-do adventure perfect for all ages, especially families and small groups.
Bungy: Take the plunge with an adrenaline-inducing Hanmer Springs Bungy! Experience the elation from a 35-metre freefall to the surging river below amidst stunning scenery at Canterbury’s only bungy site. Our friendly and professional staff will brief you on the different jump options available (including tandem), and our full-body and ankle harnesses provide extra safety for your leap from the historic Waiau Ferry Bridge. Certificates and t-shirts are provided for completing your once-in-a-lifetime bungy adventure, with photos and video available to purchase so you can relive the experience again and again!
Jet Boat: Power through the spectacular Waiau River canyon with spins and thrills galore on this action-packed Hanmer Springs Jet Boat ride. Experience travelling across just centimetres of water and rotating through a 360-degree spin as your qualified and professional driver navigates you through narrow gorges and over white water rapids. A must-do activity suited to both adventure-seekers and families alike