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AWOL Canyoning Adventures

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AWOL Canyoning Adventures
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“blue canyon”(37 reviews)
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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.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
90 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-834 0501
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All reviews blue canyon great adventure day trip wet suits felt completely safe new zealand these guys an adventure piha beach lion rock whole group highly recommend this trip beautiful scenery an incredible experience great guide fitness levels fear of heights
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Growing up in Auckland I thought I knew all the fun outdoor activities... obviously not! Canyoning in the beautiful wild west coast of Auckland was so epic! I was already excited for the trip but it definitely exceeded my expectations. The views and locations were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hannah B
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Such a great experience, one of the best things I've ever done. Guides were awesome, scenery amazing, and the abseiling just the right level of scary.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ryan B
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Javier was an amazing guide, I felt so safe because of his leadership and friendly but firm training. Having spent a good deal of time in West Auckland's Waitakere forest, getting to see it from a new perspective- off the side of a cliff- was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Margaret J
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

At first I was apprehensive about what it was we were going to do, been to Piha many times for the beach and surf, but not for hiking and climbing, I was blown away, awesome adventure though the Waitakere Rangers, amazing sea and waterfall views....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 243jefferym
Reviewed April 4, 2018

I had such an amazing time at Blue Canyon! Nobody was booked on my day, so Cam reached out and offered a few other options, thankfully, my plans were flexible, so I was able to book on another day with a young couple from Australia....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 485sarak
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time!. Awesome experience and nice and friendly tour guide. A must have when you visit Auckland!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank franciscofeko
Reviewed April 1, 2018

I highly recommend this trip, if you are in Auckland you should take the time to do it! It was amazing, and good value for your money. I wanted to do some abseiling as I tried it many years ago in Adelaide Australia and enjoyed...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful time night canyoning. We got to go abseiling down a waterfall, fun jumps, and we even got to see glow worms! Our guide Javier was awesome and we ended up becoming friends and having a blast with the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank HLM222
Reviewed March 13, 2018

Totally worth my time and $. There were cliff jumps, abseiling down waterfalls and rock faces, squeezing through some caves. Our guide, Javier was very clear in guiding us how to abseil. Should definitely do it!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Nurhidayah B
Reviewed March 4, 2018

3 of us with varying fitness levels went on the half-day canyoning trip to Piha. Guide Cam was very helpful, patient, and encouraging while teaching us how to abseil and showing us what to do. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining on the short ride...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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February 28, 2018|
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Response from SusanP3628 | Reviewed this property |
They provide shoes if you need
January 4, 2018|
Response from ajs070305 | Reviewed this property |
No, the Shotover is in Queenstown.
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Response from JimDCalgary | Reviewed this property |
My daughters and I thought the AWOL canyoning experience was awesome, but I wouldn't honestly recommend it for non-swimmers. Although every answer you've received so far is correct... very little swimming required, it just... More