Skippers Canyon Jet Jet Boat Tour and Scenic Tour

Come with Skippers Canyon Jet and experience unbeatable value as you are taken on a spectacular guided tour of Skippers Canyon followed by a thrilling jet boat ride through the narrowest canyons on the Shotover River. Discover a land rich in gold mining history and breathtaking scenery just a short distance from Queenstown.

Skippers Canyon Jet is the must do jet boat trip in Queenstown and offers a range of tours from jet boat thrills to historical scenic tours with exclusive access to the Sainsbury gold claim, gold panning and Winky's museum.

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Contact Us

Physical Address

The Station Building
Queenstown 9300
New Zealand


$85 – $195NZD

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Price Information

Jet Boat Tour: A $159, C $85, Family (x2 A & x1 C) $318.
Scenic Tour: A $155, C $95, Family $310.
Scenic Tour & Jet: A$195, C $115, Family $390.

Minimum Age


Opening Hours

Mon-Fri 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Saturday 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Sunday 8:00AM – 6:00PM

Months of Operation

  • Jan - Dec

Duration Hours

  • 3


  • Trips depart from outside the Station Building on the corner of Shotover and Camp St.


  • Capacity: 100
  • Skippers Canyon Jet has the ability to cater for your conference, incentive & events requirements in a truly unique and stunning backcountry setting. Set in an amphitheater of mountain surrounds Skippers Lodge provides a breathtaking location for any event with catering and other activities.
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