The jet boat transfer on the Roxburgh Gorge Trail is a popular option for those looking to cover the water section of the trail. Here’s what you need to know about the cost of the jet boat transfer:
Jet Boat Transfer Operators
There are several jet boat operators that provide transfer services along the Clutha River section of the Roxburgh Gorge Trail, including Clutha River Cruises, Roxburgh Gorge Trail Jet Boat.
Cost of Transfer
The cost of the jet boat transfer varies depending on the operator and the length of the transfer. As of 2023, the average cost for a one-way transfer ranges from $70 to $100 NZD per person. Some operators also offer discounted rates for groups or families.
The cost of the jet boat transfer typically includes the transfer itself, as well as any safety equipment needed for the journey, such as life jackets. Some operators may also provide additional services, such as pick-up and drop-off at accommodation or lunch options.
It’s recommended to book the jet boat transfer in advance, especially during peak season (December to February) when availability may be limited. Bookings can be made directly with the operators or through local tour operators.
Most operators accept payment by credit card or cash on the day of the transfer. Some operators may require a deposit or full payment in advance to secure the booking.
The jet boat transfer is a convenient and enjoyable way to experience the water section of the Roxburgh Gorge Trail. While the cost may vary depending on the operator and length of the transfer, it is generally considered a worthwhile expense for the unique and memorable experience it provides.