Climbing Queenstown

Climbing Queenstown offers a variety of rock and mountain based activities, including rock climbing, alpine guided short walks and mountaineering. All trips are suitable for individuals, families, all ages and abilities.

Climbing Queenstown

Rock Climbing
Experience the raw exhilaration and breath-taking beauty of rock climbing through one of New Zealand’s most picturesque settings. The guided rock-climbing encounter is perfect for beginners and advanced climbers alike, and suitable for all ages.
Climbing Queenstown offers a range of activities including half and full day rock climbing, abseiling, as part of a group session or private Guided trips.

Alpine Guided Short Walks
Experience the iconic and breath-taking beauty of the Remarkables Alpine Mountain Range. The Alpine Guided Short Walks are perfect for for all ages and fitness levels. The Remarkable Alpine range is undoubtedly the finest in the country, renowned for it’s spectacular hiking/trekking terrain and awe-inspiring views. The Guide will take you on a hike tailored to your fitness and experience level, exposing you to the most breath-taking sights of this alpine wonderland. Escape the crowds and discover this renowned beauty at your own pace. The highly skilled and qualified guides uncover dramatic scenic vistas and unforgettable views over Queenstown (some 2000 meters below) and the Southern Lakes area. A truly exhilarating and authentic way to experience the remote treasures of this alpine paradise.

Prepare to enjoy the adrenaline rush of a thrilling abseil/rappel, where you’re in control as you descend some of Queenstown’s best cliffs. On abseil tours you will visit a variety of crags, to build up your skills and test your nerve. You control the speed so there’s even time to take in the panoramic scenery on the way down! Absolute beginners are welcome and complete instruction is provided by knowledgeable guides.

Queenstown has some of the most accessible Alpine environments in New Zealand. CQ offers guided mountaineering trips to suit many skill levels. From the classic day out on the Remarkables Mountain range to three day long expeditions up the biggest mountains in the Wakatipu basin, our mountain guides will ensure that you have a safe, fun adventure through this incredible environment. Choose from single day trips in the Remarkables Mountain range, including classic lines up Single Cone or the epic Grand Traverse of Single Cone and Double Cone. Or, if you are looking from a bigger experience, then try a 3-day expedition up Mt Earnslaw, or Mt Brewster.