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Deep Canyon canyoning adventures are a journey unlike any other! Get in touch with our beautiful natural world and see beauty you’ve only dreamed of. Experience the raw power inside the waterfalls contrasted with the tranquility of deep, forested...more
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100 Ardmore Street, Wanaka 9343, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cross Creek was stunning! Canyoning itself is such a fun, exciting way to experience the place you're visiting. Have done this twice (once in Costa Rica, once in NZ) and they were the highlights of my trip! Perfect for adventure seekers, and suitable for anyone...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to see the true raw beauty of NZ, then I highly suggest Deep Canyon. The landscape is so beautiful and huge! The trip itself is exhilarating and fun. Amazing guides- I felt safe at all times and I was with the coolest...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nicolajking
Ros G, General Manager at Deep Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your response, canyoning in Wanaka with Deep Canyon guides truely takes you to some incredible places, cheek out the Instagram and facebook pictures and videos. Canyoning requires participation, you and the environment exhilarating indeed!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'll start by saying that our guides Margeaux and Akos were brilliant. They were fun but I felt like we were in good hands at all times as well. We loved the canyoning too, hence the 5*. We chose Big Nige following a recommendation from...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank will9124
Ros G, General Manager at Deep Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for your feedback. We have things to work on and appreciate your response and I will ask our operations manager to attend to these details. You can be assured that the higher rate is reflected in the higher standard of guiding, we do...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks to instructor Margo! She is a verry professional instructor. She gives you the confidence to go through the canyon. Equipment was verry good too. And the sight, jumps, abseils were amazing!

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 15 February 2019

The customer service at Deep Canyoning is amazing! I was slotted in at the last second onto a trip. Our guide, Tom, was super great, and I felt at ease instantly. The gear was well maintained, and Tom showed us a whole bunch of cool...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Deep Canyon E, Owner at Deep Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2019

Hi, Thanks for your review, I will pass onto Tom, he is a great guide and we enjoyed taking you and our other guests canyoning, so much and fun and conditions are excellent. Cheers Ros Owner and General Manager

Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

We did the Mill Creek canyon after the other trip we booked was cancelled. Deep Canyon service was great, the 2 guides were knowledgeable, very friendly and really nice. The trip is approximately 3 hours in the canyon. It was fun refreshing few hours. little...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kobhal
Deep Canyon E, General Manager at Deep Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2019

Thanks for your review, I am sure the guides will appreciate your comments. The Leaping Burn trip was cancelled, we offered a full refund or trip change to Mill Creek, same price, same length of canyoning. at a similar level, with optional high jumps. Mill...More

Reviewed 4 February 2019

I've gone canyoning a few other times but have never experienced anything close to the Leaping Burn. There are some amazing abseils beside waterfalls, and one even _inside_ the waterfall! We loved our guide Akos, and our teammates who were equally adventurous and friendly. We...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Deep Canyon E, General Manager at Deep Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Thanks for your response, we agree awesome canyon and fantastic and experienced guide. Enjoy the remainder of your travels.

Reviewed 2 February 2019 via mobile

We had a great time!! Our guide maddie was patient and friendly. The canyoning was in a beautiful location and very diverse. Highly recommend it

Date of experience: February 2019
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Deep Canyon E, General Manager at Deep Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2019

Thanks for responding we will pass your comments onto Madi who is at the start of her guiding career and we think she is doing an awesome job. Cheers Ros General Manager

Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

I booked this for my partner, who knew what to expect when canyoning. Little did I kmow I would be doing it with him. I was pretty terrified but our guides; Sandra and Margot had experience and patience combined with the skill of tailoring the...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

We were a group of 3 friends with a guide (so nice and patient). This was such a great day! They answered to all of our questions and we felt very safe during the whole day!

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Roxzanne F
3 January 2019|
Response from Ros G | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for your query. Its normal and healthy to be nervous of height. If you want to challenge yourselves then I suggest Big Nige $340pp, its an action packed day and the abseils are fun and in the water. The hike in... More
21 August 2017|
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Response from Ros G | Property representative |
Hi Josee, Thanks for posting, as a guide for Deep Canyon I would always err on the side of caution. While we can guide you down the canyon, this is a sport where you could bump your helmet (which is why we wear them) which... More
Visaka N
28 December 2016|
Response from Ros G |
Hi, Yes wetsuits are provided with thermal or lycra undergarments, leggings or T-shirts. We also provide neoprene hoods, helmets sox and gloves along with shoes and everything you will need to go canyoning. Let us know if... More