Queenstown Adventure: minimum age guide
Find the minimum age information for Queenstown's adventure activities. All activities are mentioned once, at the minimum age. Therefore read all activities up to and including the age of your child. Some activities will indicate a minimum weight or height in brackets. In these cases a child of any age must have reached this weight/height to participate.
* may be suitable for younger children at the discretion of the operator. Your child's participation in an activity may also be dependent on factors such as confidence or weather.
Please see individual listings for more information.
Age 3 Jet boating*, NZ Snow Shoe - Snow Play, Vortex 12D Motion Theatre, Family Adventures Rafting, Clip 'N Climb
Age 4 Kidz Club*, Thrillzone Battleground, Thrillzone 360° Drift*, Flow Fun Canoes and Rafts, Game Over Lazer Tag*, SITE Trampoline*, Off Road Queenstown 4x4 Buggy (passenger), Go Jets Wanaka
Age 5 Dart River Fun Yaks (min height1m), Horse Treks with our listed companies, Rockatipu Climbing Wall
Age 6 Ziptrek EcoTours (min weight to ride solo 30kg), Highlands Go-Karts (passenger),
Off Road Quad Bike Tour, Thrillzone 360° VR
Age 7 Escape Quest, Cardrona Mountain Carting, Paintball Central*
Age 8 Kawarau Zipride (min weight 35kg), Riversurfing, Game Over Indoor Karting, Crossfire Wanaka – archery or battlefield
Age 10 Go Orange Cycle, Thrillzone Paintless Paintball*, Shotover Canyon Swing (min weight 35kg) and Fox (min weight 45kg), Segway on Q, (min weight 35kg)*, AJ Hackett Bungy (Kawarau Bridge – min weight 35kg), Highlands Go-Karts (single kart driver), Fear Factory* (recommendation – at your discretion)
Age 12 Riversledging, Crossfire Wanaka – riflerange