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Address: 1 km north of Punakaiki on main road, Punakaiki, New Zealand
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+64 3-731 1870
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Fun, beautiful calm river, AWESOME

This was such fun, the canoes are great, all the gear available, wet suits life jackets, boots etc, good value. Padding up the river was fun and at times we walked the canoes... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2014
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 March 2014

This was such fun, the canoes are great, all the gear available, wet suits life jackets, boots etc, good value. Padding up the river was fun and at times we walked the canoes over shallow parts which all added to the experience. The bush and scenery are just awesome. Water clean and clear, fun to go thru some wee rapids.... More 

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Reviewed 14 December 2013

This is a totally laid back Kiwi operation. Wander in from the road a couple of kilometers north of Punakaiki and the Pancake Rocks where the Pororari river crosses state highway 6 to find the two managers of Punakaiki Canoes waiting to get you geared up and on your way paddling up this fabulous river valley. The guys provide rubber... More 

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