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Tui Canyon – water fun park – $240





Activity level: Easy-Moderate. Most people can get though this tour;

Canyon time: 2-3 hours.

Tour time: Around 5 hours from Christchurch. Tour times are dependent on group size and ability… a perfect half day activity out of Christchurch.

Season: October to April

Pickup/drop off: 09:00. @ Christchurch i-SITE (. We also pickup from Christchurch accommodation, please call or email us to arrange.

Self drive: Meet 10:00 @ Glentui Meadows Conference and Leisure Centre (140 Glentui Bush Road, Ashley Gorge).


We start this canyoning adventure from central Christchurch OR for those who are touring, the Tui canyon is a short drive off the routes to and from Arthurs Pass and Kaikoura.

The perfect place to start your canyoning adventures.  Tui Canyon is a “park and play classic” with a 5mins walk through beautiful beech forest.

Following the safety brief and training,  we start by sliding down into the first of many cool clear pools, the feeling of commitment as you realise there’s only one way out now which is to following the natural flow of the stream as it snakes its way towards the main gorge below.

We enter the main canyon in classic canyoning style by abseiling down into the wind and spray below, then from there, we must slide, jump and fly through the air on a zipline to get back out again.

Suitable ages 8-12 and above, under 16 conditions apply

This tour is subject to having sufficient numbers and suitable conditions for canyoning as well as other booking terms and conditions outlined in FAQ.