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Roxburgh Gorge Trail

The Roxburgh Gorge trail offers a wilderness experience through the remote and stunning Roxburgh Gorge alongside the mighty Clutha Mata-au River.

Choose one of three journey options:  experience the entire trail from Alexandra to Lake Roxburgh Hydro Dam by incorporating a stunning jet boat journey linking Doctors Point and Shingle Creek; cycle or walk from Alexandra downriver to Doctors Point and back again; or start at Lake Roxburgh Dam and head upriver to Shingle Creek, and return.

Become immersed in the splendid isolation that is Roxburgh Gorge – another world.

Book your boat trip - essential

Be sure to book your jet boat ride before starting out. For information, including making a booking, transfer times and costs click here

Grade 2-3 (intermediate)

Open all year round, the trail is a well-formed 2.5 metre-wide gravel surface with some climbs. It will take up to four or five hours, or longer depending which journey option you choose.

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