About Paddle Wanaka
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We booked a river tour and had a great morning. Picked up and dropped off in the town centre by a really friendly crew and escorted down the river by a knowledgable, friendly guide. Equipment was all provided, including thermals and even towels! The tea...More
Thanks! The river trip is just that.. fun! The crew are super friendly & passionate about providing clients with a great experience. Oh yes & the brownies are a treat too! Thanks for paddling with us!
My son and I did a Grade 2 kayak course with Paddle Wanaka. They were a pleasure to deal with - professional, friendly and accommodating. Our instructor Bob was a legend; I can't speak highly enough of the great experience that we had with him....More
That's one great review!! Thanks! Yes Bob is a legend & we are extremely lucky & grateful to work with such a knowledgable & skilled individual. He loves this environment as much as we do. Thanks for choosing us & we're delighted that you enjoyed...More
We had a great afternoon kayak trip with paddle Wanaka. It was really windy, but it was still a great trip as we stuck to the sides. Lovely little stop for a hot drink and brownie included. Guide was great and very knowledgeable.More
Thanks for your review! Our brownies are certainly a treat after a paddle, especially when they are washed down with a freshly made hot drink. We're glad you enjoyed yourselves, windy conditions can be a challenge, so well done you! I'll pass on your kind...More
I used to kayak regular off the Pacific coast of the US, but have not done so for approximately 20 years. With an afternoon free in Wanaka we booked a half-day tour with Paddle Wanaka. Lorie picked us up at the iSite and took us...More
Thanks! Our trip out to Stevenson's Island is stunning & we love to share that part of the lake with our clients. Glad to hear we got you back paddling after a 20year break! Hopefully we've inspired you to continue. Safe travels!
Rented kayaks and just went along our way... hadn’t kayaked before and while it wasn’t hard to catch on it was a bit harder than we thought it was going to be. Lots of core when you start to get further from shore. Recommend this...More
Thanks! Our beach rentals are a great just get out & give it a go even if you've had no experience. We're glad you enjoyed yourselves!
This is a must do in Wanaka. Great set up and well organised. Chris runs a tight ship and was a pleasure to deal with. Could not recommend this experience enough. Himself and Charlie were great & thoroughly enjoyed our time out on the river....More
Thanks guys!! Chris is one passionate & enthusiastic boss & he loves to get out on trips with our customers. Thankfully all his energy rubs off on all of the crew, who all aim to run the ship just as tight when Chris is guiding...More