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Wild West Adventure Day Tours

Greymouth, New Zealand
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

We bought a 2day package which included return train travel, a night's accommodation in the Kingsgate Hotel plus a rental car. There were 4 adults and we all enjoyed our trip. We saw the best of the ruggedness of the west coast and the beauty...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MaryJill
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

We bought a Tranz Apline train tour plus a 2 night stay in Greymouth in an executive family home. The train was fine, we arrived in Greymouth to freezing pouring rain, went to the office and collected our car and house keys. We arrived at...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Moonie2011
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

Unfortunately our visit was a bit marred as the weather prevented our chosen activity. However Wild West piled us into a van and took us to pancake rocks. It was a miserable wet windy day but oh what an experience. So glad we went. Got...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 14marilynb
Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

Our tour guide, Richard, was incredibly friendly, knowledgeable, and accommodating. We explored an amazing cave and saw hundreds of glow worms. Then we finished the tour by finding some gold while panning. I’d highly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mlpu
Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

Had a great time with Richard visiting the glow worms, panning for gold and stopping by the Brunner Mine site. Have done glow worm sites before and they were crowded - this was pretty much a private cave so we were able to learn about...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Grover17
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Did the trip in the afternoon with my husband and we were the only group in that afternoon (others going to black water rafting). Had an amazing visit to the pancake rocks which is an easy walk for ~30mins with photo time included. Our guide...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ikihappy
Reviewed October 28, 2018

I did the Pancake Rocks adventure on the 18th of October 2018 and I was the only tourist on that day and the tour guide Pete was very knowledgeable about the area and was very thorough in explaining to me the A - Z history...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

My partner and l did the zipline to the river and went on a rubber tube down the river to the glow worm cave.we had the best time. The guides were very professional and looked after the group. The chocolate and hot milk in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Paradise823827
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Had a amazing time with Wild West adventures. We did the glow worm black water rafting with the zip line decent to the river. It was such good value for money with the zip lines, river tubing, and caving. Plus finished with a dip in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thatonegirl80
Reviewed September 26, 2018

My mum and I had the best time on our tour of the Punakaiki pancake rocks!!Pete was an awesome guide, so knowlegable and easy going with a good sense of humor. My mum had a bit of a sore leg with an ongoing injury and...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Departure65295272892
August 14, 2019|
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Response from OldandGreyontop | Property representative |
Hmmmm, Some people who use walking sticks are fit and agile while others are very frail so its hard to answer your question as you dont say how agile you are. Consider that there are 6 steps cut out of the rock that you have... More
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December 18, 2018|
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Hello, We do a Glow-worm Cave Tour at Greymouth where you walk into the cave with your guide to see all the glow-worms. The cave is also located in 'gold country' so you can find gold in this cave. After the glow-worms we do... More
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Janet M
January 26, 2017|
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Hi Janet, Yes you can do a half day ride and there are pubs and cafes along the way. We have a range of bikes for hire including hybrids that give you an upright posture so you dont get a sore back for those who do not do... More
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