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Here at Fergs Kayaks we not only cater for all your Kayak needs, we also...

Here at Fergs Kayaks we not only cater for all your Kayak needs, we also specialise in Rock Climbing, and Skating. We house one of the largest Rock Climbing walls in the country, and with Wellington harbour on our door step we offer many different options to explore Wellington through our Hire Fleet of Bikes, Kayaks and Skates.Fergs Kayaks Wellington is run by a dedicted bunch of kayak and rock climbing professionals. All of the staff are passionate about their specialties be it white water kayaking, kayak fishing, rock climbing, mountaineering, sea kayaking, inline skating, stand up paddle boarding, or kayak racing. Pop instore and talk to one of our friendly staff about hiring gear or to check out what we have on offer.

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Chilling on the water

First time in kayak, took a friend and we just chilled out round the bay, took it easy, sunbathed, watched the bay from a new perspective and had a great Saturday morning. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 January 2017
Aneta S
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Prague, Czech Republic

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

First time in kayak, took a friend and we just chilled out round the bay, took it easy, sunbathed, watched the bay from a new perspective and had a great Saturday morning. The staff was helpful, advised about the weather, best time to go, safe areas to keep to, helped us get in and out of the water... When you're... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

If you're looking for a challenging activity, take the whole family where you'll learn all about rock climbing - mental and physical challenges galore! Parents are doing the anchoring from the ground while the kids are tackling the wall! Very good training provided and staff very attentive at all times to watch everyone is staying safe. Highly recommended for primary... More 

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JaneK197, Thanks for the review. We are glad the kids had fun! :) The Fergs Team More 

Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Took my nephew indoor rock climbing, cost including free safety lesson and practice was $17 for him. We had about an hour which was when he got tired, you start with a safety lesson on how to use the equipment but each rope and belay is also attached to the floor. Good for kids all ages and they supply any... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Good for kids 4 and up. Too much for the little ones. The older ones couldn't get enough though and all fell asleep in the car in the way home. The stuff are super friendly and helpful. Not cheap, but a great activity.

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

I happened to spot this climbing wall as I was walking along the quay after visiting Wellington Museum during our Christmas vacation. I told my kids and being spider monkeys they were very keen to climb. I have only taken my children (aged 13 and 11) to children specific walls prior to this, so it was really exciting for us... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

On a hot day nothing better than a paddleboard or kayak, and if it's a rainy or windy day why not a rock climbing? I've done it all and it's pretty good, for kayaks and paddle, they give u the freedom to go up to Oriental Bay... and for Rock Climbing you just need a partner to have some fun.... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

I come to Fergs only for climbing. I'm a beginner and I've always enjoyed the climbs here. They used to use Grigri(s) and they have replaced them with self-braking ones, which made belaying easier and descending a smooth one. The location is strategic and very easy to find. It gets very busy during the week, though. Last time I was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Joined the guys on the Marlborough Sounds Kayak trip over Labour weekend. Their gear was all great and the guides knowledgeable and helpful. Have joined in a few paddles around the harbour too. High recommended.

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Key West, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

The Fiance and I live on a flat rock in the middle of the Gulf of Mexico so we like to check out the local climbing gyms when we travel. Fergs did not disappoint! The staff were very friendly and helpful and it was cool that they were from several different countries. The two of us have different belay techniques... More 

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Auckland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

My kids ages 9 and 7 loved this. We went on a Sunday morning when it was the kids special between 10 and 12 and it is $10. My daughter had climbed before and loved the walls here, it was my sons first time and he was impressed. You had a safety lesson to start with and we found the... More 

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