Join us on the iconic Dart River Wilderness Jet for an introductory taste of the majestic landscapes beyond Glenorchy, in Mount Aspiring National Park.
Get a taste for the spectacular panoramic scenery on offer from the Dart River Valley with our 1 hour express wilderness jet adventure navigating the start of glacier-fed Dart River. Learn the culture and history of Te Wāhipounamu South West NZ UNESCO World Heritage Area from our passionate and knowledge guides as we stop along the braided river banks.
Ideal for those on a tight schedule, our 1 hour Wilderness Jet is an inspiring experience into the incredible backcountry beyond Glenorchy.
The 1 hour express wilderness jet tour departs Glenorchy at 2pm from Thursday - Monday.
When driving to Glenorchy from Queenstown, we recommend allowing a minimum of 1 hour each way to allow time to stop for photos. The lakeside road to Glenorchy is one of the most scenic drives in the world!
Transport to Glenorchy is not provided with the 1 hour Express Wilderness Jet trip. However, on our 2 hour Wilderness Jet experience, we do offer a return shuttle service from Queenstown - Glenorchy (for morning departures only).
Minimum child height is 100cm, but may be increased to 120cm in some river conditions.
This experience is not suitable for pregnant women, those with specific medical conditions, including people who suffer from back or neck injuries. Please contact us prior to booking so we can assess and advise your suitability to travel.
Check out our photo gallery to discover the breath-taking landscapes of the Dart River and Mount Aspiring National Park.