Story: Extreme sports and adventure sports

Canyoning (2nd of 4)


Canyoners prepare to jump into the Bridal Veil Stream near Glenorchy. As well as jumping, participants abseil, slide and swim in canyons.   

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Ben Schrader, 'Extreme sports and adventure sports - Adventure sports', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 September 2023)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 5 Sep 2013