Creating the best zipline in New Zealand that would stand out above the rest is no easy feat, but this was the aspirational goal of Rotorua Canopy Tours founders James Fitzgerald and Andrew Blackford.
Photo: The Rotorua Canopy Tours team that has helped make Rotorua Canopy Tours what it is today
Rotorua Canopy Tours didn't just pop up one day and become an overnight success. There was years of planning and researching zip line courses before the build starting taking place in 2012 and then after six months of hard work the doors were opened to the public. James Fitzgerald and Andrew Blackford are the brains behind Rotorua Canopy Tours - find out here how Rotorua Canopy Tours began.
By Tash Johnson (Canopy Tours Guide)
Making NZ pest free is a country-wide goal by 2050. Initiated by the New Zealand Government, it's a massive task that can only be achieved through the support of all Kiwis. As part of our conservation programme, we like to look a little further than our forest and explore how everyone can help contribute to 'Pest Free 2050'.
Taking your family on holiday is special but spending time doing fun, family activities is when the happy memories are created. Experiencing a zipline tour with Rotorua Canopy Tours is a perfect activity suitable for your whole family. It can be enjoyed by kids as young as 6 and our oldest customer we have had on tour was 93. Here's why we think Rotorua Canopy Tours is an awesome family activity: