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Basecamp Adventures

#35 of 61 Tours in Wanaka
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Basecamp Adventures provide exceptional guided rock climbing, alpine hiking, snowshoeing and mountaineering trips in the Southern Lakes region. We are safety focussed and operate to the highest standards. You will find our staff to be friendly...more
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Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

We had a fantastic outdoor climbing session with Emily from Wanaka Base camp Rock Adventures. Really beautiful location on the cliffs a short distance out of Wanaka town. Emily was super friendly, chatty and helpful and gave both my wife and I some great advice...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to review your trip with Emily. It's fabulous to hear that you had a great time and improved your climbing skills in the beautiful Wanaka surroundings. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip :)

Reviewed 23 November 2018

Great walk great leader and amazing scenery. Transport to the start of walk was efficient and equipment supplied very good. Even though I was a solo booking the trip went ahead. Good communication on booking and also I was picked up from my accommodation and...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Great to hear that you enjoyed your snowshoe hike with us! The views really are stunning and a hot cup of tea half way through goes down a treat! Thanks for taking the time to review us

Reviewed 23 November 2018

I have joined the tour expecting it would be a group tour, turns out I was the only one joined so it has become a private tour for me haha...we started out at 9am and drove to hospital flat to climb. Frankie was really friendly...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

It's fantastic to read that you enjoyed your climbing trip with Frankie - sore arms is the sign of a great day climbing! We're stoked that you were able to experience both outdoor and indoor climbing as well as check out some of the sights...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018

We enjoyed our snoeshoeing, it was beautiful being up in such a prisitne, winter wonderland. It was very peaceful crunching through the snow and a cool, unique experience for us.

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Date of experience: June 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review your snowshoe hike with us. It's great to hear that you enjoyed the trip and the amazing environment that we are lucky enough to have on our doorstep. Thanks again!

Reviewed 17 June 2018

This was a first time for me and I really loved it. Loz was really helpful and motivating when I believed I was stuck. My husband and I had a really great time. I recommend you to try!More

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Date of experience: February 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Hi Lauriane, thanks so much for your review! It is great to hear that you enjoyed your multi-pitch climbing day with us and we were really pleased to make it work around the weather at the time. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your honeymoon...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

I've rock climbed indoor a handful of times when I decided I wanted to try climbing outside in New Zealand. I was a little terrified when I started but quickly got over that thanks to really great instruction. It was supportive and encouraging. Overall this...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thanks so much for your review Lauren! We're really glad we were able to help you get over your fear of heights and that you enjoyed your day and learnt a lot. And of course we are stoked that the trip was the highlight of...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

Over the course of three days, we rock climbed outside and had such fun. Loz and Ian instructed us extremely well and we learned lead climbing and top roping. The joking and banter between everyone was amazing. We all felt very comfortable, almost as friends...More

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Date of experience: April 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thanks so much for your review! Loz and Ian had a great few days with your group. We're stoked you learned a lot and are keen to keep climbing in the future. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your NZ trip.

Reviewed 17 April 2018

I had an incredible time at Basecamp Rock Adventures. Loz is very personable and you can tell that he knows exactly what he's doing. I always felt safe and had a smile on my face. I would recommend to anybody that is visiting Wanaka

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Date of experience: April 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thanks for your review! We are stoked to read that you had an awesome time climbing with Loz. Safety and enjoyment are always our top priorities, so we are glad to hear that was your experience. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 18 March 2018

Thanks to Emily and Loz I had my first, proper outdoor climbing experience. With a slight fear of heights, this was quite challenging for me but with the encouragement from Emily, I managed to literally, get to new heights. I felt very safe and comfortable...More

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Date of experience: December 2017
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Jaimee, thanks so much for your review! We're stoked to here that Emily and Loz helped you overcome your fear of heights and enjoy your first experience of outdoor rock climbing. Safety and fun are always at the core of every trip we offer....More

Reviewed 25 February 2018

My wife and I went multi pitching. Despite the bad weather we were fortunate to be in touch with Loz who is flexible and super nice. Beginners, don't be afraid, Loz made us confident in our abilities. We definitely got type 1 and type 2...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Climbing_NZ, Guest Relations Manager at Basecamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi Guillaume, thanks so much for your kind review! We were really pleased to be able to reschedule your climb to fit in with the weather and glad that you both had a great day out. Lauriane did great conquering her fear of heights! Hope...More

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