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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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My husband and I did the Deep Canyoning full day excursion as part of our honeymoon / trip around the south island. Overall, I'm glad we did it because it challenged me mentally and was a cool way to explore the beautiful NZ landscape from...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family, Dad (age 55) Mom (undeclared) and two daughters 18 and 15 had a ball. It’s been wet and cloudy for 2 weeks straight during our visit from Canada to New Zealand so we figured we would face it head on. Although the water...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank brentc194
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently did the deep canyoning trip on our visit to NZ. While the experience itself was super fun, the company we went with needs improvement. First, when we arrived to check in, we found out we were the only ones who...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jessalicegraf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first time and I was definitely nervous about it but Sandra our guide was chatty, relaxed and clearly knew what she was doing. I had so much fun all day! Lots of slides, abseils and jumps. Was also fun for my bf...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Megan T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 5 people immensely enjoyed the Imp Grotto canyoneering experience and I highly recommend Deep Canyon for their professionalism and commitment to safety! My husband and I are repeat customers from the US and both of our experiences with Deep Canyon were unforgettably...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lived an awesome first canyoning experience thanks the the guides Akos and Margaux (probably spell it bad). They taight me how to upsail with a lot of patience and were really nice with me. I even could end up upsailîg without safety rope by myself....More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NicoNorth
Deep Canyon E, Front Office Manager at Deep Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Nico, Thank you so much for your positive feedback, I will make sure to pass it on to both Akos and margeaux, We hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 10 September 2018

We wanted to do some canyoning in New Zealand and were aware that the region of Wanaka was very good for that. It was a (heavy) rainy day and the water was raising but the guys Deep Canyon managed the trip amazingly, we felt safe...More

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Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Make sure to book a trip with Mikey as your guide! Best time ever :-) We did the Niger stream, it was a good challenge as it was our first time canyoning.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Standing at the top of the first waterfall of the Niger Stream Trip and looking down into the deep abyss all I could think of were the words spoken by John Cleese from Monty Python, “Now for something completely different”. And different it was; indeed...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank GeeVan
Reviewed 14 April 2018

They took my wife and I out despite us being the only two people booked for the trip. Water was cold, but gear was great so it was no problem. Met all expectations and then some and got some great pictures to remember one of...More

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Date of experience: April 2018
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MannonJosee
22 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
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Visaka N
29 December 2016|
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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
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Artcules W
13 April 2015|
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Hi, The weather makes this get wet activity too cold and also the rain we get at this time of year also makes the water flows too high. Jan is the best month for canyoning in this area. Snow is getting lower on the... More
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