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AWOL Canyoning Adventures

90 Federal Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
0064 9 834 0501
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Ranked #9 of 115 activities in Auckland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Tours
Owner description: Rainforest canyoning tours in two canyons 45 minutes drive from Auckland. The Piha Canyon - Full day, half day and night canyon options.The Blue... more » Owner description: Rainforest canyoning tours in two canyons 45 minutes drive from Auckland. The Piha Canyon - Full day, half day and night canyon options.The Blue Canyon - Full day adventure. « less
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

At first I struggled with the hike and abseiling but after that I had a great time! So much to do and so exciting and you always fell safe. Lovely beach to end up on aswell :)

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Brisbane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Absolutely the BEST tour we have ever done. Cam & his guides were fantastic and certainly gave us a jam packed day full of lots of fun & adventure canyoning in the Waitakere Ranges . Can't recommend these guys or this tour any higher, we have made amazing memories that will last us both a lifetime and definitely one of... More

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Cam10bowen, Owner at AWOL Canyoning Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you all for your amazing feedback. We love showing you through the areas that are our favourite places in the Waitakere Ranges!! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Had the most amazing experience canyoning with AWOL in Auckland. Our Guide Cam was fantastic and would definitely do it again. Highly recommended!!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

AWOL is awesome!! I had such a fun time and an authentic New Zealand adventure! It definitely did not feel commercialized or touristy--more like spending a day with family and I felt completely safe the whole time. It is absolutely thrilling to repel down waterfalls, slide through rocks and take in the fantastic views--life dreams fulfilled! I have been in... More

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Amsterdam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I honestly had such an awesome day!! Definitely one of the best activities I have done while I was in NZ Climbing, jumping, abseiling, swimming, AWOL canyoning got it all! =D If you wanna have some fun go canyoning with these guys!

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Corlette, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I had one of the best times on my whole trip doing this tour. It took this tour whilst docked in Auckland off the Celebrity Solstice. It was a tour that Celebrity offered. It was definitely one of the best tours that they offered. I was a bit nervous to start with but the guys were encouraging and really knew... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Great day out, couldn't fault any part. Our instructor, Javier, was fab; interactive, safety conscious , had a sense of humour and informed us well on what to expect and what to do. The trip is well planned and is great value for money. Go on, you know you want to!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We had an excellent time on the night Canyon in Piha. Our guide, Cam, was great fun an very professional. He made the trip interesting as well as adventurous with his knowledge of the flora and forma. Highly recommended, thanks.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Did the full day Piha adventure and it was absolutely amazing. Take note, this is not for the feint of heart! The team does their best to accommodate people with needs throughout the adventure, but this is canyoning, as it says - hiking, abseiling, swimming, bouldering, etc... so be prepared for that. I joined a pretty large group that had... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I went abseiling down a waterfall with AWOL as part of a Royal Caribbean shore excursion. I will always remember New Zealand as the place I did the unordinary and donned a wet suit, went down a waterfall, and jumped off a cliff into a natural pool. Our guide, Cam is definitely a professional in the outdoor world.

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