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.