Inside New Zealand Wilderness Adventures - Makarora, New Zealand
Let Inside New Zealand Wilderness Adventures introduce you to a wilderness experience within the rugged ice-carved mountains, ancient river valleys, pristine rainforest and ice blue glacial rivers of beautiful Makarora, New Zealand.

Operating under the Inside New Zealand Wilderness Adventures banner, Wilkin River Jets and Backcountry Helicopters are local companies offering fast-paced shallow water jet boating, thrilling scenic helicopter rides, classic backcountry bush walks, hunting, fishing and exclusive heli-skiing, all within the stunning World Heritage listed Mount Aspiring National Park.

 
   
    Wilkin River Jets
The best wilderness river jet boating in the Southern Hemisphere! Operating since 1968, Wilkin River Jets are one of New Zealand's pioneering jet boat companies, offering shallow water jet boating on the spectacular Wilkin and Makarora Rivers. Providing river access to Mt Aspiring National Park, Wilkin River Jets can introduce you to rugged ice-carved mountains, ancient river valleys, pristine native rainforest and ice blue glacial rivers. Read more at www.wilkinriverjets.co.nz
 
         
    Backcountry Helicopters
Backcountry Helicopters hold the exclusive heli-ski concession for the stunning World Heritage listed Mount Aspiring National Park. Our experienced heli-guides cater to the needs of the modern free skier and rider, offering a safe introduction to some of the most remote and stunning terrain on the planet. Let local legend and Backcountry Heli pilot, Harvey Hutton, fly you into this amazing alpine paradise, with terrain guaranteed to ignite your passion! Read more at www.heliskinz.com
 
         
    Great Kiwi Walks
Our 'Great Kiwi Walks' offer true inspiration for the soul! Enjoy half to full day eco trekking amongst lush native rainforest, ancient river valleys and stunning alpine scenery with access by air or jet boat. Our helicopter-walk-jetboat adventures include the Siberia Wilderness Adventure and Jumboland Wilderness Adventure (rated by customers as the best walk in Mt Aspiring National Park). Read more at www.wilkinriverjets.co.nz
 
         
    Hunting and Fishing Safaris
With expert local knowledge and over 25 years game hunting experience, Backcountry Helicopters are ideally positioned to offer hunting and fishing in some of the most stunning and remote wilderness locations in New Zealand. Exclusive personalised safaris offer both trophy and game hunting & fishing, with a choice of accommodation and a wide variety of game and fish, including Elk, Whitetail, Chamois, Tahr, Red Deer and Brown Trout. Read more at www.trophyhuntnz.com
 
         
 

Contact us or call +64 3 443 8351 or 0800 538 945 (within NZ) for booking or more information on any of our wilderness discovery, hunting & fishing or heli-skiing options.

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Come in and see us at our Wanaka Booking Office on 14 Dunmore Street (next to New World). Our friendly staff will help you arrange activities to suit all ages in and around Wanaka and Makarora. We are open 7 days a week all year round.
Phone +64 3 443 9032 for local booking assistance or enquries.