4x4 Half Day Adventure
4x4 Tour Following 1860's stage coach trailsThe Half day or One day 4x4 Outback Stage Coach Trails Adventure
Here's a tour with the fun of an optional self drive!
Adrenalise in comfort! 4x4 Outback Adventure. A thrilling 4x4 adventure. Various trails to choose from. For example there is an option with a Glow-worm Cave, or the drive-thru tunnels option, do some gold & gemstone hunting & a short guided rainforest walk with a swing bridge. We'll discuss with you what your interests and focus for your trip are and choose the trail that best suits you.
Check-in 8:30am, 1:30pm. Allow 4 hrs for ½ day trips & 8 hours for full day tours.
There's a trail where you'll meet one of the Wild West's local gold prospectors who will take you into the outback to visit some of his claims. He "claims" to have gold in your pan within one hour! You will head off up the Grey River Valley to the Nelson Creek Goldfields and then onto the goldminers back country trails. Enjoy a short rainforest walk and negotiate the early Chinese gold-diggers maze. Learn about the Native Beech Forest ecosystem thriving here. View incredible GLOWWORMS in the cave left at the Deviation. On the way, make your fortune at the 1860's WILD WEST GOLD MINE! This historic, underground mine was opened in 1866 and is worked from time to time by a local prospector who keeps the mine operating. Experience the Wild West's living heritage as you pan for the elusive gold flakes & red garnets. See how the old timers did it - you can operate the gold sluice boxes and the tea billy!
Departs Greymouth at 8 Whall Street (next to McDonald's in town centre) Check in times are 8.30am & 1:30pm.
Please include your preferred time in your booking.
Cancellations: Please note that once you are booked, if you do not turn up, if you cancel outside of 72 hours or if someone in your group does not go then the credit card you use to make your booking is charged in full. So you need to be sure everyone does want to go. You can cancel outside of 72 hours and there is no charge. We do advise you to take out travel insurance.
Options to choose from
GOW2: We drive & we supply vehicle:
GOW2U: U drive & we supply vehicle with up to 4 people in one vehicle.
GOTAG: Tag Along, Bring your own vehicle, with up to 5 people.
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