Billy Goat Creek v3a1I

2x20m | 4.5hrs | Public access
Red rocks area, Wellington town belt

Micro mission, close to town, no wetsuits needed

Cameron Creek v4, a5 or a6

Big water with a couple of huge drops. More of a gorge than a canyon, yet to receive a canyoning descent.

Makarora Valley, Aspiring

Cave Stream v1a2I

Caving! non technical ‘underground gorge walk’
Approx 1 hr and can be done without wetsuits.
Cragieburn, Canterbury

Tim’s Stream v3a2I*

A neat little beginners trip, with limestone scenery, couple of short absiels and easy access!

Cragieburn range, Canterbury

Rough Creek v4a2III**

65m (2x70m)
7hrs45min
Public access

Rough Creek is a steep, vertical alpine descent. Its quick access off the avalanche peak track makes this a classic Arthur’s Pass canyon. The canyon features a series of committing and long near back to back pitches with around 350m of descent in half a kilometre.

Puketutu Stream v3a2III

Private land access
A couple of waterfalls 1 x slide but otherwise a very average day out carrying gear. This was a biggish day for not much canyon