About Us

About Basecamp Rock Adventures

Experience New Zealand’s premier outdoor rock climbing venue. Whether you are new to the sport, looking to take your skills to the next level or left your gear in Europe, our experienced and personable instructors and guides are ready for action.

What We Offer

Introduction to Rock Climbing

Our intro course focuses on maximum time actually climbing, whilst learning safe technique along the way.


Experience the thrill of stepping off a cliff edge into space… under the control of a safety rope of course!

Lead Climbing

Push yourself mentally and physically by learning to lead climb in NZ’s premiere (and most scenic) sport climbing venue.

Guided Climbing

Want to experience the best of Wanaka rock? Our team will be happy to show you the best routes, suited to your ability and objectives.

Multi Pitch

A true climbing journey, for some of us its not enough to climb just one rope length up, we want to go further.

Trad Climbing

Ever wondered about climbing where there are no bolts? The answer is Trad Climbing.

Family Climbing

Keep the whole family entertained on one of our family programmes. Tailored to your requirements and fun for Mum and Dad too…

Birthday Parties

Got a kids birthday coming up and stuck for ideas? Done Clip N’ Climb and looking for something new?


1/2 dayFull day
Open$179 pp $299 pp
Private$349 pp$449 pp
Kids*$99 pp$179 pp
+ $99 per extra Kid
Birthday 4 kids$399POA
Birthday 6 kids$599POA
Birthday 10 kids$899POA

Standard Operating Times


Open trips
Join a group of like-minded individuals for our half and full day outdoor Rock Adventures, including Introduction to Rock Climbing, Lead Climbing and Abseiling. (Open trips require a minimum of 2 people to run)

1/2 day
9am to 1:30pm
2:30pm to 7:00pm

Full day
9:00am to 5:00pm

Private trips
Available for individuals, group, families and birthday parties, tailored to your skill level and objectives and times arranged to suit your requirements.

* Kids – under 16, with at least one paying adult
** Family – 2 adults 2 kids under 16 (private)