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2 Nov 2015
7 Mar 2015
“In amongst it”
Freedom kayak and Stand Up Paddle Board hire in the heart of The Catlins. Come take a paddle and explore the estury and waterways of the region sit on top kayaks are the latest design from Mission Kayaking. Self-draining and extremely stable with a...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
2532 Papatowai Highway, Papatowai 9586, New Zealand
+64 3-415 8908
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Reviewed 2 November 2015

The kayaks are gone from Papatowai. Instead go see the Lost Gypsy, walk the picnic point track, get a coffee at the little rocket (at the lost gypsy), go see mcleans falls, and the cathedreal caves if they are open :)

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 7 March 2015

What a great trip! Such a quick and easy way to get amongst the beauty of the Catlins. Right on the roadside, and yet as soon as you get on a kayak (or stand-up paddle board) you're in the tranquility of the river. I hadn't...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 21 February 2015

I have been travelling to Papatowai and the Catlins for around 20 years now and my recent Catlins Kayak experience was an absolute highlight. As well as being extremely well organised and there being great customer service, the natural beauty you enjoy whilst paddling down...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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