Adult Adventure Expeditions

Multi-night Trips / Overnight tours / Expeditions / Explorations and Adventures on board Elwing at Stewart Island –  Paterson Inlet, Port Adventure, Lord’s River, Port Pegasus. . ..  are all OPTIONS FOR YOU!

Hilltop Views of Paterson Inlet

Hilltop View of Paterson Inlet

We have some dates set for voyages – these particular voyages have a ‘ramble / trek / tramp’ focus with them and are to be based in Paterson Inlet – If you want your own trip – look further down the page – there are many options. Talk to us, contact us, we can help you to work out  a trip / tour / adventure / expedition . .  especially to suit YOU and YOUR FRIENDS / FAMILY!



Tramp / Trek & Explore Paterson Inlet Stewart Island

These voyages will suit anyone who would love to explore the wilderness at Stewart Island

A view of the North end of Paterson Inlet

A nice view after a short walk to a hill top in Paterson Inlet

without having to be away tramping for days on end!  Walk the walk and then sit around in the comfort of Elwing’s salloon for the evening, enjoy anchoring in a different bay every night and sailing to a new destination the next day for another walk / trek in the wilderness.  Discover some history, see some rare bird life, enjoy a view from atop a prominent peak, visit Ulva Island and take the wilderness walks through the scenic/wildlife reserve . . . as DOC concessionaires at Stewart Island Elwing Discoveries can take you places most people can’t go! Come as an individual or organise a group of friends to join us. Six of you will be comfortable aboard Elwing. Gather a group of friends, or come to us as an individual and BOOK YOUR VOYAGE NOW,

Explore Paterson Inlet and the Rakiura Track with Elwing Discoveries! Live aboard Elwing and then explore the track during the day. A group of only 6 is needed for this voyage – make enquiries, come as an individual or bring your group of 6 aboard Elwing. We look forward to hearing from you!

Other Adult Expeditions– How about sailing to the wild southern places of NZ –

– that others can’t get to, then exploring and perhaps climbing seldom-climbed mountains?Then come back to the warm conviviality of the ship in the evenings to eat, drink and relive the day’s experiences? . . Sound like your kind of trip? Then we can help make your adventure come true!Port Pegasus - Granite hilltop - Bald Cone                                             – – OR – -??  Do you have an ‘adventure dream’? you supply the dream — we’ll supply the boat and know how. Do you. . .

have KAYAKS wanting an expedition?  Your skipper is an adventurer himself and is right on your wavelength. He knows and can safely take you to wild places—to southern-most Stewart Island and beyond!

Just contact us and put your idea to us!

NOTE: Payment to be made in full on reservation – by internet banking or by Credit Card (with a 5% surcharge).