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Barefoot Hiking on Cecil Peak

Barefoot Hiking on Cecil Peak

Last summer I got the chance to take Bob and his friends on a 2 day heli hike off Cecil Peak to the Lochy river and out to Lake Wakatipu. An incredible hike taking in the high country and open tussock country through Beech forest, staying at Killacrankie Hut and then heading out to Cecil […]

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Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls

Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls

At the end of our summer Bear Grylls was out shooting his new series Get Out Alive and I was fortunate to help film the episodes. 10 couples from the USA battled it out in the wild overcoming obstacles, challenges and weather with Bear observing and eliminating couples on the way. With $500,000 up for […]

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Hollyford River by SUP

Hollyford River by SUP

A first hand account of paddling the Hollyford River on Paddleboard. By Mike Stewart There are some areas that simply stun you, even call to you.  The Hollyford Valley, deep in the Fiordland World Heritage Park, is one of those places.  Over the past 20 years I have flown over the area by helicopter and […]

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Heli Hiking Season is OPEN

Sometimes you know your life is good, a Milford Sound Heli Hiking Scenic is one of those times. Nothing beats the thrill of flying over the mountains in your own Squirrel helicopter, getting a close up look at the lakes, glaciers and waterfalls that make Fiordland so special. The mountain scape is phenomenal, towering and […]

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Queenstown Backcountry

Queenstown Backcountry

We have secured Walter Peak Station and Cecil Peak Station for our Real Kiwi Adventure products and are very excited to be offering you unlimited access. With over 100 000 acres of traditional NZ high country station at your disposal your options are quite large. Hiking, Hunting, Fishing and exploring are some of this best […]

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Jetboating in Queenstown

Practically compulsory, jetboating is an unforgettable ride. Invented by ingenious, engineering farmer Bill Hamilton back in 1954. A humble man, Sir William often claimed that it was not he who invented the waterjet – that honor he attributed to the great mind of Archimedes. His greatest achievement was to improve the idea and make it […]

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Golf News

Golf News

Adventure Central has put together packages for the avid golfer with access to the best the region has to offer. As members of The Hills and Arrowtown Golf Club we are certified golf nuts and welcome the chance to indulge clients into the Queenstown golfing scene. Non golfers are also well catered for with art, […]

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