Take the narrow road through the rugged historic landscape of Skippers Canyon, a road carved from rock cliffs and terraces. The Shotover River was one of the richest gold bearing rivers in the world, now only gold mining relics remain to tell the stories of hardship experienced in this unique environment.
Visit the Mount Aurum homestead and restored Skippers school. Step back into a bygone era as you view historic buildings, hear the amazing stories, feel and appreciate the encounters of men driven riches.
Skippers Canyon Discovery Tours Include: a personalised service for 2-6 people.
Accommodation pick up drop off.
Gold Panning Duration 4 hour return. Accommodation pick up drop off. Experienced driver/guide
Departure: 8.30am or 1.30pm
Cost $180 Adult $90 Child
A Minimum of 2 Adults required to confirm a booking.