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RunAways NZ & RunAways Wanaka! RunAways NZ operates up to week-long NZ 'Mountain Running Inspired Holiday Tours'. We believe in creating a unique experience for all participants on tour. Our tours are not training camps, they are holiday tours with...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

The Great Southerner Tour was an epic adventure. Physically it was fairly challenging but there’s no pressure for speed so if you’re reasonably fit you’ll be rewarded with adventures to places that give more than you put in - views over lakes and mountaintops that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nicolle W
Reviewed December 5, 2018

I can honestly say the Serial Southerner tour was the best thing I've ever done! I was pretty anxious about doing something out of my comfort zone but it was UNREAL and there was nothing to worry about at all. The tour was extremely well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stefiikaye
Reviewed November 30, 2018

Returned for my second RunAways NZ tour just a couple of weeks ago - amazing week with incredible scenery and fantastic company. Do you need to be fit - reasonably, yes. Do you need to be fast - nope (lucky!). Do you need to have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank melingram2018
kiwimountaingoat, Owner at RunAways, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Mel, an absolute pleasure to host you once again. You bring value to the tours and I'm looking forward to the next once! You are definitely a valuable part of the RunAways story!

Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

We just returned from doing the Serial Southerner tour and had a great time. Isaac and Will do a great job of bringing the team together, with their relaxed but professional attitudes. They are super experienced on the hills, and are happy to climb as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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kiwimountaingoat, Owner at RunAways, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Adam and Jodie you two proved yourself mountain goats! Strong, friendly, nothing was an issue and you adopted the RunAways ethos entirely. Very stoked you both came on tour and I am definitely looking forward to next time! Thanks!

Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

5 awesome peaks in 5 days, what a blast long climbs, fantastic views, the most awesome accommodation and first class guides in Issac and Will. Professional and safe with the accent on fun and inclusion... met some new lifelong friends during an awesome experience. 1...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Sean W
kiwimountaingoat, Owner at RunAways, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Sean, thank you for your kind words! You were the strong silent (ok maybe not so silent) solid runner that backed up everyday with no complaints. Well done! It was a pleasure for Will and I to guide you and host you for the week...More

Reviewed November 26, 2018

My husband and I did the Roy’s Peak Track hike and we were guided by Isaac from Runaway tours and we had the most fantastic time. We were very well looked after by Isaac and if he wasn’t there we wouldn’t have made it to...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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kiwimountaingoat, Owner at RunAways, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

Thank you so much Jane! It was a honour to guide you and Branko up Roys Peak - you two did way better than you thought! All the best and hope to see you both again one day.

Reviewed October 14, 2018

One of the best trail runs ever. Isaac from Run-Aways picked me up just before 7 and we drove about 20 minutes outside of Wanaka. Going through fields to the trail head, I would of never of found this trail without him. We then ran...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris B
Isaac W, Owner at RunAways, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Hey Chris, and thank you so much for the review. Like you said it was like old mates in a run, great company and chats. Really happy you enjoyed the run! Take care and rock on. Thanks.

Reviewed September 17, 2018

I did the Roy's Peak hike with Isaac, and it was incredible. He was so friendly and great to talk to on the way up to the summit, and had such a positive attitude. He also had a camera and captured wonderful pictures! Overall amazing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Isaac W, Owner at RunAways, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thanks Mary for your kind words. Such a pleasure guiding you. You have an appreciation for the environment that many more should have! Safe travels 😊😊

Reviewed May 18, 2018

It is worth to join this tour especially for the one who don’t have much experience on hiking. Issac is a very kind person. He not only take you to the peak but also help you to take some glorious photos 😁

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Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Candy C
Isaac W, Owner at RunAways, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2018

Hi Candy - thanks for the review and the pleasure of guiding you up Roys Peak. We were so lucky with the weather and that cloud layer!! I would welcome you back anytime. All the best and hope you enjoy Europe!

Reviewed May 6, 2018

Truly amazing mountains, views and lovely food. Well organised and supported adventure. We had a fantastic group of travelers, the best weather and the tour was relaxed and happy. We had people with varying abilities but that made no difference. So if your looking for...More

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Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jaffajen2018
Isaac W, Owner at RunAways, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2018

Thank you so much for your words Jen! We definitely had a fantastic group. It was a pleasure having you on tour.

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