The Upper Buller
Gorge offers one of the premier jet boat runs in New Zealand, Buller Canyon Jet. Participants
are taken for a thrilling 40-minute ride up the river to the foot
of the Ariki Falls and then spin back down amongst the pink granite rocks
of the gorge and beneath the swingbridge.
down the river customers can enjoy the beauty of the scenic reserve
and marvel at
the efforts of the early goldminers who tunnelled through solid rock
to divert the mighty Buller River.
The driver will
pull over at Deep Creek to allow customers to enjoy the peace and tranquillity
of the river, interrupted only by the calls of the native birds, before
relating a short story of the early explorers, goldminers and the natural
history of the area.
from 10am to 4pm during the summer months (conditions allowing) and
by arrangement during winter.
Jet boating operated by Goldrush Jet.
Bookings Advised. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org