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Address: Mokai Rd, Taihape 4742, New Zealand
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+64 6-388 9109
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Visitors can experience the most extreme flying fox (Zip Line) in New...

Visitors can experience the most extreme flying fox (Zip Line) in New Zealand. Imagine being launched from a canyon ledge 175m above the Rangitikei River before racing down a 1km long zip line at speeds of up to 160kph! This amazing adventure activity quite literally takes your breath away!

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Oh my god I can't believe I did it!!

I did the Flying Fox, and I'm so scared of heights and speed, but by the time I got to the top of that MASSIVE hill and took in those AMAZING views I didn't have time to freak... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed June 29, 2011
cassierowe
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2011

I did the Flying Fox, and I'm so scared of heights and speed, but by the time I got to the top of that MASSIVE hill and took in those AMAZING views I didn't have time to freak out! Loved the DVD I got with it as well - I had that cartoon effects where my cheeks rippled from the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2011

I surprised my boyfriend with a Tandem Bungy an Flying Fox for his birthday. We had a great day! What a fantastic team at Gravity Canyon :)

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2011

the thought of pushing myself from an 80 m ledge from the bridge actually scared me more than going out on patrol in Afghanistan last year. Even though i knew it was safer I was more at home knowing what to do if there was an incident there than dealing with the process of actually jumping from any height. I'm... More 

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2 Thank weebigsistrish
Taihape, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2011

Mokai gravity canyon has some of best attractions in New Zealand in one venu, the sights on the drive out to the venu is even worth the trip. The staff are very freindly and helpfull and are all knowladgable on the bunjy, swing bridge and flying fox. I recomend Mokai gravity canyon to every one.

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London, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2011

I hate heights, my partner hates heights and his height-hating father gave us a trip on the flying fox for Christmas. I was so reluctant but having tried the flying fox I would go back over and over again. It is exciting, exhilarating, beautiful and not tooo scary. I kept smiling throughout. The staff are reassuring and fun. Finally, gravity... More 

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Morgan Hill
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2010

We recently visited Wellington while on a cruise and took Capital Taxi's driver "Terri" to Taihape. We took the 3 hour drive through lush, green rolling hills of New Zealand in late November with ease. The signs leading to Gravity Canyon are little difficult to interpret (even for our Kiwi driver), but we finally found it. My Dad thought I... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2010

We visited as a family, so I took the kids on the bridge chair-drop. It was awesome....I can only say that those crazy dudes that came screaming past, all three at once, were totally loving the flying fox. If you want speed, get to the Gravity Canyon. Massive.

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Taihape, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2010

Mokai Gravity Canyon is fantastic. I've been on the flying fox three times with three different friends - it is awesome! I felt like I was flying - down through the canyon and over the river. I just loved it - but next time I would appreciate a ride up to the platform! Then I might go again! It's quite... More 

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matamata
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2010

I choose to do the bungy jump, and i was so nervous, but everyone was reassuring and so supportive. the experience on the bridge; what a view up there. the river running through is extraordinary, and its worth the while just for the views. jumping off a bridge is out of this world. you gotta try it. there will definately... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2010

Let Gravity Canyons professional staff help you have the time of your life. I’ve recently been on a cross New Zealand trip and was told about Gravity Canyon by a friend who had claimed it to be a must stop when in New Zealand. She wasn’t kidding, what a blast! Now I’m not the biggest adrenalin junky you ever met... More 

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