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Canyonz

Thames 1064, New Zealand
+64 21 456 682
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Best experience so far in NZ!!

We've been travelling around for nearly 2 months around NZ, and this has been the most memorable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yasmine V
Like Disneyland without the queues

Absolutely sensational day with Alex and Anna! We had the best time abseiling, sliding and jumping... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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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  • Poor1%
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“these guys” (28 reviews)
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Thames 1064, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been travelling around for nearly 2 months around NZ, and this has been the most memorable experience so far!! We were accompanied by an absolutely amazing, super professional guide Russ who ensured we not only felt safe but also were making the most of...More

Thank Yasmine V
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely sensational day with Alex and Anna! We had the best time abseiling, sliding and jumping our way down the canyon. I even had a crack at the 14m cliff jump, which was exhilarating!! The scenery was stunning, the lunch was delicious (although perhaps the...More

Thank sjstone28
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This adventure is like noting I’ve ever experienced. I had very little experience rappelling and Russ and Wayne made me feel so safe. These guys are the best guides I could have asked for. I was very nervous and they were patient with me and...More

Thank nichol z
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Ora, Thanks so much for taking time to write a review. We are stoked you felt safe in Russ and Wayne's hands ... we think they're pretty great too. So happy you loved it even though you were feeling very nervous to begin with....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our exciting adventure was awesome on the halfie of the canyon. Our all girls group rocked it and our guide Anna was amazing!

Thank kmh0369
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Haha, go the all girls group! I love it! Glad you had a great day out in the canyon ... we think it's pretty special! Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review! Have a glad one! From the Canyonz Team

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was our highlight in new zealand! we really enjoyed it and had so much fun. The scenerie was great and our guide Russ took a lot of funny pictures of us. We loved it!!

Thank Kazuya M
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Kia Ora, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review! We're glad you loved it and it was such a highlight for you. Russ the paparazzi hey? Glad there were plenty of funny ones. Safe travels. The Canyonz Team

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really solid team at Canyonz. This was my second time canyoning, the first being outside of Cabarete in the Dominican Republic. I did the full day tour and have zero regrets. Russ, T and Wayne did a great job explaining technicalities throughout the trek while...More

Thank katlam
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks heaps for taking the time to write a review! I'm glad you had a great time with Russ, Wayne and T! They've been doing it the longest in our team so they should know what they're doing. We all love our job...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an amazing experience in a magical setting - the bush and the water of Kauaranga Valley. Fantastic,highly skilled guides whose focus is to make your day-they certainly did that for us. Thanks so much Anna and Alex.

Thank Hilary G
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Hilary, That's awesome to hear! Manaakitanga is what we strive to achieve, and you have basically described what that means. So glad you had an amazing day in our playground with Anna and Alex. Enjoy the rest of your summer. The Canyonz Team

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Me and 4 other mates had an epic time doing the half-day Sleeping God experience with Russ and Alex. If you do this you can look forward to an unforgettable day of hiking through a beautiful region of NZ, thrilling water jumps, abseiling down waterfalls,...More

Thank Jeremy F
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jeremy, Thanks for the review! We're so glad you and your mates had an epic time in our 'office'. We love sharing it with enthusiastic people like yourself! Ha ha love the comment about Russ' banter! We know it! Happy travels. Cheers The Canyonz...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Alex & Anna started the day with as much enthusiasm as they ended it with a solid effort with the burgers on the BBQ. A full day with a good mix of activities and mixture or structure with some free time throughout for bombs and...More

Thank Lee C
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Hey Lee, thanks for the review! It's always great to have some real deal locals along so you know what's in the backyard. Alex and I had the best day with all of you! Glad you thought it was a worthy day out! Have a...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Our trip was part of a work based team building exercise and I can't speak highly enough of the experience from either a personal or professional perspective. Unforgettable, I can't wait to go back. Thanks for the memories - see you next year when my...More

Thank Louise S
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Canyonz, Front Office Manager at Canyonz, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Ha ha that sounds like a plan Louise! We'd love to see you and your kids back here! Thanks heaps for taking the time to write a review. We're so glad you loved it! Have a great summer. Ngā Mihi Tha Canyonz Team

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Eva K
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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
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