Ride the Skywire at Cable Bay Adventure Park. © George Guille

Ride the world’s longest flying fox in Cable Bay


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Ride the world’s longest flying fox at Nelson’s Cable Bay Adventure Park. 

Clipped into a unique four-seat carriage, the Skywire is a 300-metre-high, 1.6km return trip that sees you shoot across the treetops at up to 100 km/h. 

You’ll get to appreciate the views over Nelson’s Delaware and Cable bays better on the 800m stretch back to base, though, which is backwards and at a more leisurely pace. 

Also at Cable Bay Adventure Park you can take a self-drive quad bike tour through the 400 hectares of native forest, go for an all-terrain ride in the amphibious Argo, or challenge the family to a round of paintball.

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