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Canoe & Kayak Tours

Unit 6 631 Devon Road, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
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Cute Seals

We had a lovely time kayaking out to Sugar Loaf Islands with Peter. The seals were so adorable... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
HCr0ss
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Los Alamos, New Mexico
Waitara river tour

Fantastic afternoon trip on the waitara river. Our 2 girls aged 10 and 8 had an awesome time and... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2016
tracyhayes73
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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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Get ready for a day full of adventure, fun and laughter with Canoe and Kayak, Taranaki. We use friendly, qualified guides who consider your safety and enjoyment to be paramount! We are advertising two of our most popular tours, but please see us for any of your kayaking needs. We can tailor trips just for you! Waitara River. The lower part of the Waitara River is very safe and an ideal introduction to the thrill of white water paddling. It is a scenic grade 2 paddle, winding it`s way through native bush, cliff faces, farm land and under the historic Bertrand Road Suspension Bridge. Allow 3-4 hours and enjoying fresh water swimming, exhilarating rapids, exciting games, refreshing snacks, learn helpful skills and cultural and historical significance. You can even try sliding down a bank in your kayak! $85.00 PP Sugar Loaf Island. Receive some basic instructions in the safe waters of the beautiful Ngamotu Beach harbour, before heading out into the open sea towards the Nga Motu/Sugar Loaf Island Marine Reserve. Here you will enjoy the thrill of close up views of a seal colony in its natural habitat, with the spectacular Taranaki Mountain, port and power station as your backdrop. Allow 3-4 hours. $95.00 PP
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5 Apr 2017
“Cute Seals”
25 Apr 2016
“Waitara river tour”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Unit 6 631 Devon Road, New Plymouth 4312, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

We had a lovely time kayaking out to Sugar Loaf Islands with Peter. The seals were so adorable, especially the pups.

Thank HCr0ss
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Fantastic afternoon trip on the waitara river. Our 2 girls aged 10 and 8 had an awesome time and my eldest had her own kayak, the Rapids were great. Peter our tour guide was awesome, would highly recommend this trip.

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

The water was calm and as we approached Sugar Loaf Island the seals were every! I would rate this kayak trip as excellent.

Thank Michael L
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Reviewed 2 January 2014

It was awesome going down the grass slide on the kayaks. And also loved jumping off the platform beside the bridge. And also loved the rapids, It was a awesome day and felt safe with the Instructors. Thanks for the awesome trip!

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Reviewed 27 November 2013 via mobile

Great trip to sugar loaf islands with kids. Peter a great guide. Loads of seals to spot. Good quality kayaks. Really enjoyable trip.

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Reviewed 20 November 2013

Another excellent weekend away with C&K Taranaki. Fantastic adventure, good people, good food, great paddling, interesting scenery.

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Reviewed 19 November 2013

We took our 3 kids (10, 12, 18 years) on a half-day trip down the Waitara River with this group, and it was fantastic! The guides were very safety conscious, gave clear instructions, and were friendly and encouraging at all times. It was a great...More

Thank Michelle B
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