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Queenstown has always had an adventurous heart and its pioneering history is rich with world firsts as outdoor enthusiasts invented new ways to get their buzz of choice. We investigate the origins of the extreme scene that lures adrenaline junkies to our door.
Three of New Zealand’s celebrated Great Walks are accessible from Queenstown; the Routeburn, Milford Track and the Kepler. These Great Walks are New Zealand’s best hikes, awe inspiring adventures on tracks through pristine wilderness.