Group/Incentive Heli Picnic

The Mazda NZ Group wanted to treat their staff to an unforgettable day in Queenstown. We arranged for helicopters to pick them up at Blanket Bay, where they were staying, and take them for a jaw-dropping scenic flight to Milford Sound followed by an unforgettable...

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Great adventure, thanks Mark!

One of the best walks that I have done in New Zealand – walking through the old rainforests, creeks and rivers crossings, the night in a remote hut and a walk back on beautiful yet wild beaches – and all that without seeing anybody else. Great adventure, thanks, Mark...

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Knight in shining armor

Marcia had an amazing day with Mark. She loved every moment of hiking, learning, and conversing. She said it was the perfect way to spend her 50th bd. Her photos are unbelievable! Thanks for making it happen. And please thank Mark for being a knight in shining armor...

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I will remember this day for a long time!

What a wonderful experience I had! Mark picked me up from the lodge [in Wanaka] I was staying at and we drove for around two hours to the Fox Glacier area. Soon afterwards, we boarded our helicopter and were dropped off in the middle of a snow field on the glacier –...

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Mark’s skills in the outdoors are exemplary.

I can confirm that I have undertaken many activities with Mark Dewsbery in the outdoors and in an alpine environment. I have also worked with Mark on Coronet Peak as a ski patroller. It is clear that his skills in this environment are exemplary. I personally have...

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Queen’s Drive: favourite from 7 weeks of traveling!

The reMARKables with MARK Dewsbery - a remarkable experience!! The Queen's Drive half-day tramp was my favourite during 7 weeks of traveling and tramping around in New Zealand! I can barely understand why this tramp isn't one of the "Great Walks"... Probably because...

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Reviews of Alpine Adventures

I will definitely be returning and when I do, I will book with you again

"Mark was great company and had an amazingly fresh and delicious lunch for us while sitting in the most beautiful place ever. I would highly recommend having him as you guide - he is AWESOME.
I wouldn't have been able to do what we did toda...

- Heather Russell, Rob Roy Glacier Hike, Nov 2016
You are the perfect guide.

"Thanks for the amazing trip! I'll definitely be back again.  Wish I could find someone like you in every place I visit."

- Rebecca Basch (Detroit, USA), Feb 2016, 2nd trip
Thanks for a once in a lifetime trip

"It's the most beautiful hike I've ever been on. Memorable... we need a new word to describe the beauty and the calm feeling."

- Barb Polus (Illinois, USA)
Middle Earth Waterfalls Heli Hike, Dec 2015

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If you're dreaming of a holiday in Queenstown, now is the time to book for the busy summer season. Hire a private guide for a half day, full day or the entire week to explore at your own pace. Options available for all fitness levels. Check back often for unique adventures you won't find anywhere else!