Metro Weekly

Tour Tuesday: New Zealand

Alyson Adventures, which specializes in adventure travel and active vacations, is offering a two-week trek through New Zealand, February 25 to March 10, 2012.

Specifically for gay men, the tour includes biking among the vineyards of Nelson, kayaking around the wind-sculpted islands of Abel Tasman Park, hiking into the icy world of Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers and bungy jumping from the bridge over Kawarau Gorge. The starting price is $3,390, based on double occupancy. Airfare is not included. Complete details are available here.

Alyson Adventures is a member of the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association.

Troy Petenbrink is Metro Weekly's contributing writer for food and travel. He can be reached at