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AWOL Canyoning Adventures

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AWOL Canyoning Adventures
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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 piha beach these guys an adventure lion rock whole group highly recommend this trip an incredible experience beautiful scenery great guide fitness levels fear of heights
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family decided to do this trip on our cruise ship stopover in Auckland. We booked the full day independently rather than paying extra as a ships excursion, and we were picked up and dropped off at the port in good time. This activity was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AnneinAus
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a group of over 30 teenagers, and did the full day and also the night tour. Both were fantastic, and the youth really enjoyed themselves, especially experiencing the canyon in the dark! All the guides were highly professional and interacted brilliantly with the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Larry-Bill-POME
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been on 8 or 9 cruises, have traveled mostly around the world and have always looked for the "adventure", whether it is hiking, kayaking, fishing, whatever is outside and keeps me busy. This is the best excursion by far - I absolutely loved every...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second time taking the tour and it was every bit as good as the first. This time I took my boyfriend who has been canyoning in many places around the world. I hoped that our NZ canyon would live up to his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Missmjtb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow. This is the best kept secret in the Auckland area. My adult daughter and I were looking for a little adventure after long bus rides to Rotorua and Hobbiton and I was lucky to find this gem on my own when googling adventure in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CJPalm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We can’t say enough about our day canyoning. Despite being an avid hiker I had never be abseiling! My 21 year old son and I repelled down 4 waterfalls and jumped off rocks and swam thru narrow passages back down to our starting point. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dye2tri
Reviewed 2 May 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 18 April 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 8 April 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 8 April 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
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28 February 2018|
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Response from SusanP3628 | Reviewed this property |
They provide shoes if you need
4 January 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