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Thames 1064, New Zealand
+64 21 456 682
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Best Adventure of my Life!

I'd always thought there could be nothing that could top Skydiving on my list of exciting... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Andrew M
Do it! A day you will remember forever. 100%worth it!

Guides are not only 100% trustworthy and with it, they are very attractive so extra easy to spend... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Victoria, Canada
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Canyonz, New zealand's best canyoning adventure company. Located in Hamilton with the Sleeping God Canyon in Thames, Coromandel. Real Adventure, Real Canyoning, Real Aotearoa!!!!!
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Thames 1064, New Zealand
+64 21 456 682
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

I'd always thought there could be nothing that could top Skydiving on my list of exciting adventures.... until now. I can not speak highly enough of the team at Canyonz. Russell and Wayne were amazing guides and the day was awesome. They kept things light...More

Thank Andrew M
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

It is our pleasure to be able to get willing people like yourself to a place like this, so you are welcome and thanks so much for spending a great day with us. Awesome!

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Guides are not only 100% trustworthy and with it, they are very attractive so extra easy to spend the day with- (listen girls!).... Will Never forget this day! - challenging, sometimes scary, but so exciting and wonderful, beautiful, and fun. Loved it. Totally worth the...More

Thank mabentzon
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Shuks! Thanks for compliments and glad to hear you felt safe, challenged and you probably should feel a little scared at times but knowing you can move through the fear. Its a great feeling, "I think"! So keep challenging yourself and 'liven up yourself'.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

At times it was exhausting, terrifying and exhilarating, but looking back on the day it was a superb experience. The walk up is a pretty amazing start to the day of being in the beautiful NZ bush - and does require a reasonable level of...More

Thank Cubasushi
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thanks for the review, always appreciated! We have been lucky enough to have had great people into great adventures that is canyoning so makes our job as guides so much easier. The Sleeping God canyon can be terrifying albeit exhilarating and soo much fun that...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

We have made this our adrenalin travel trip--mountain biking Queen charlotte Trek-sky diving Able Tasman--white water rafting Murchison-dolphin swimming in Kaikoura-doing the Abyss cave experience in Waitomo-hiking Togariro----the reason for listing these???--Because Canyonz was THE top experience of all of them--adrenalin--beauty-humour (well--some was funny :-)...More

Thank Erik B
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Kia Ora Erik & Maryann Thanks a lot for the review and so good you both enjoyed the trip as much as we did! Good company in a great environment for the day. Mauri ora Good health to you both. Wayne & Russ

Reviewed 10 April 2017

...Except Trip advisor requires 100 characters so will have to throw a few more in there! Fantastic trip, highly organised and trained staff who are super friendly and patient. This is bucket list stuff, such a cool place and what a way to get down...More

Thank Marcus C
Canyonz, Owner at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thanks for the review Marcus and super stoked you and the Whanau had a great time in the Sleeping God canyon. We always appreciate the feedback and keeps us looking for ways to improve our service and also gives us a good indication of what...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

First of all, when in New Zealand, you'll see a number of canyoning company's. Make sure you book with Canyon NZ!!! They are simply amazing, and the sleeping god canyon is simply breath taking. The whole day is great fun, I particularly liked the zip...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Wayne and Helen were our guides yesterday and they were fabulous people to interact with. Both had friendly personalities, kind, attentive, calm, informative and funny. The waterfalls were breathe taking and each one offered a different and exciting experience. We felt very safe and in...More

Thank supernanny4u
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Absolutely amazing! Russ and Helen were fantastic guides, they knew a lot about the area, and obviously the sport. They were fun and relaxed. We felt safe in their hands at all times. I could not recommend this day out enough. Definitely worth the money....More

Thank hodonnell1911
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you like adventures CanyonZ is probably the best way to spend time and money close to Auckland. The activity is not cheap like everything in New Zealand but arguably it provides the best value in terms of pleasure received per NZD. Russ and Wayne...More

Thank Dmitriy B
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Russ and Wayne were fantastic guides, the perfect balance between fun and professional. The place is stunning, hike, rock jump, abseiling in waterfalls, zip line, nothing is missing. It's really a full day journey. You won't regret spending the money. If you're into that sort...More

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Eva K
12 September 2015|
Response from Canyonz | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for your inquiry. This is a tough question because a lot of factors play into someone's ability to do the trip. Your age isn't a concern, however, it is a very physical and full day out. If you frequently... More