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Canyonz

Thames 1064, New Zealand
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A challenging adventure you'll never forget

This is the place to be if you are looking for a challenge, a way to grow as a person or just to be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mikaela s
Awesome day in the canyon! Just do it!

I had a genuinely amazing experience with Canyonz. My guides were Russ and Wayne, who are really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Canyonz, New zealand's best canyoning adventure company. Located in Hamilton with the Sleeping God Canyon in Thames, Coromandel. Real Adventure, Real Canyoning, Real Aotearoa!!!!!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Thames 1064, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to be if you are looking for a challenge, a way to grow as a person or just to be one with nature. You will fight against your own mind, you will be ready to give up, and you will rise...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a genuinely amazing experience with Canyonz. My guides were Russ and Wayne, who are really cool to be around. They are both true professionals and are all about safety and fun. They kept an eye on everyone's gear making sure it was all...More

1  Thank Ania_m_P
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Ora Ania, We are glad to hear you had a great day with the Russ and Wayne! It sounds like the trip was a good one and I know they enjoyed showing you all the 'office'. Thanks so much for taking the time to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best experience of my LIFE!!! Adrenaline, peace, and badassness all in one 💚💖✨ You abseil down mother f****ing waterfalls that are shining with rainbows, you climb high to the points where only goats get to chill, you jump into freshly cold (and delicious) water, you...More

Thank Abi W
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! We love how this whole canyoning experience has made you feel! It's awesome ay! Sounds like you might have caught the canyoning bug!? Hehe. Thanks so much for writing us a review and we are super stoked you loved the trip so much! We...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was so impressed with this company. Our guides were Russ and Gav, both of whom made us feel totally comfortable with what we were doing. The canyon itself is absolutely stunning (and the guides take heaps of photos so you can show everyone exactly...More

Thank Gabriella A
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Gabriella, Thanks for thaking the time to write a review. It's great to hear your feedback and you obviously have an eagle eye yourself - noticing all the subtle things they were doing to keep you all happy and safe. We love Russ and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I joined a family group of 5 for the full day canyon trip. It was an AMAZING day, one I will never forget. The instructors, Russ and T were exceptional, and helped us gain confidence as the day progressed. I felt very safe, even though...More

Thank Rod T
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora, Thanks so much for the review! We are so glad you had an awesopme day with us! We are a small crew and we truly love our job so I'm glad that shone through to you. Thanks again for coming with us! Happy...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Worth every penny! Where else can you spend a day hiking, absailing, cliff jumping, zip lining, and sliding down nature made slides? And then end the day with a cookout! The guides were very knowledgeable and you can tell they really enjoy their jobs (we...More

Thank EBtraveler614
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Kia Ora, Thanks heaps for taking the time to write us a review! We are stoked you had an awesome day and felt it was worth every penny. We definitely love our jobs and love showing our 'office ' off to anyone who wants to...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the most expensive and best activities I did in my live. Wayne did everything to ensure we had a fantastic and adventurous time while always focusing on our safety. The place is magnificent and I reckon everyone to do it if...More

Thank Quuuu
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Hi there, You're welcome! We are stoked you rate this as one of the best things you've done in your life! We like to make sure everyone feels it was worth the money at the end of the day ... even if they are not...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

I can not recommend these guys highly enough. We had an amazing day hiking, abseiling, zip lining and sliding our way down the sleeping god canyon. The guides are so passionate about what they do and it shows in how well they take you down...More

Thank Ivana L
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Kia Ora, Yay! We are glad to hear you loved your day in the canyon with us! It's a pretty fun place to spend a day in our opinion. Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review as well. Have a glad...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

If you only have the money/time to do one adventurous activity, do this! The guides are so passionate, friendly, helpful and focused on safety. This day was a big challenge for us, and we are so stoked to have made it! We are 38/39 years...More

Thank laurashoffnung
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Kia Ora, Wow! That was a really thorough and great review, thank you! We are so glad that you got so much out of the day and you really feel it is value for money! We have a very small, close knit team here and...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

this was so great. i was a little afraid before the trip but it was soooo worth it. Russ and Alex were super guides and the day was a lot of thrilling fun. abseiling, zip-lines and jumping (10m and 14m - but they are optional)...More

Thank Chris S
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Kia Ora, Thanks for writing a review for us. We are stoked you had such a great day with Russ and Alex! they love their jobs that's for sure and like to share the love. Great to hear you're now a keen canyoner! Have a...More

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Eva K
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Hi there, thank you for your inquiry. This is a tough question because a lot of factors play into someone's ability to do the trip. Your age isn't a concern, however, it is a very physical and full day out. If you frequently... More
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