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Abel Tasman Canyons provides exciting guided canyoning trips in the popular Abel Tasman National Parks, the wild and remote Kahurangi National Park and the more accessible Mt Richmond Forest Park. We take you to our stunning places and help you to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Motueka 7120, New Zealand
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+64 3-528 9800
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

My family and I (all from New Zealand) went canyoning with Scuba and Pete on Christmas Eve and we all agreed afterwards that hands down the trip was one of the slickest run and coolest adventure trips that we have ever done. The weather was...More

Thank JamesM12758
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Wow what an amazing review James! Cheers for this! Thanks for coming along, we love taking locals out for a spin in the Torrent. We look forward to meeting all of your mates in the near future! ;)

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

An awesome day out & would highly recommend this trip. Oscar & Pete were total professionals and the scenery is amazing. Put this on your bucket list.

Thank JeanetteTOP10
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks Jeanette for your lovely review. If this was on your bucket list then we are so happy to have helped tick this one off for you!

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Having not done canyoning before this was definitely an awesome experience with Pete and Oscar in the Torrent river. Travelling by water taxi and then a beautiful scenic walk along the coastal track, the whole experience was epic. The jumps, slides and ziplines were a...More

Thank thewanderingkatt
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Cheers Kattymae for your awesome review of your adventure canyoning with us. We are so happy that you had an epic experience especially as it was your first time canyoning. Well done~

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing day with Abel Tasman Canyons in the Waterfall Creek Canyon. Great hike in and out of the canyon. Very knowledgeable and fun guides. Great service. We were picked up at the doorstep of where we were staying in Takaka. Mitch and...More

Thank Silas D
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thanks so much for your awesome review Silas! Adrien and Mitch really enjoyed their time in Waterfall Creek with you both. :)

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

It was my first and my husband’s second visit to the Torrent river canyon. Our guides Scuba and Oscar made our day by keeping us safe while we had lots of fun sliding, zip lining and abseiling. Jumping off waterfalls was not my thing so...More

Thank Micloh83
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you Micloh for your awesome review of your trip with us into the Torrent River! Scuba and Oscar really enjoyed their day with you and the rest of your group. Sounds like it was an amazing day all around :)

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

My teenage daughter and I had an excellent day today with our guides, two utter professionals in their game, Adrienne and Pete. This is a well run business and I rate it highly. Thank you

Thank rossanna2018
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you for this lovely review, it so lovely to hear you and your daughter had a great trip with us :)

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

I was asked to go Canyoning at Christmas time with some friends. I said yes straight away but I must admit on the day, I was feeling rather nervous and the butterflies had set in for the day. Although this experience of abseiling, zip lining...More

Thank 313melk
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Wow Mel this review is amazing! Thank you so much! We are so super stoked that you had an amazing day out with us. There's nothing we love hearing more than customers who step out of their comfort zone and while having an awesome adventure...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Someone told me I "had to" do canyoning when I was in New Zealand, so I was pretty disappointed when bad weather foiled my canyoning plans in Queenstown, but it turned out to be a blessing in disguise because I'm convinced there is no better...More

Thank CarlyB1062
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

This is an outstanding review!!! Thank you so much Carly, we really appreciate it. We are so happy we could take you out on an adventure with us in such a beautiful part of New Zealand.

Reviewed 22 December 2017

I have fallen in love with canyoning. This company is great. You start the day by trying on all your gear back at the water taxi shop in town. Then you take the water taxi in to Anchorage (and get to see the cute fur...More

Thank Nicole H
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

We love that you have fallen in love with canyoning like us too!! Amazing review Nicole! Thank you so much. We hope you get to get in some more canyoning experiences and feed this new passion of yours! :)

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I would highly recommend canyoning with these guys if youre in Abel Tasman. It involves a water taxi to anchorage, 1.5 hour hike then another hike through a estuary at the end so you really do get to see the best of the park rather...More

Thank sunlover117
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thanks for the incredible review Sunlover117! We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with Mitch and Mark. We know they absolutely loved taking your group through the Torrent! We are so happy you were able to step out of your comfort zone and...More

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Telwes
4 November 2018|
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Response from AbelTasmanCanyons | Property representative |
Hi there, sorry for the late response to your question. We usually arrive back to Marahau at around 5pm, although this time can change if we run a second trip. Thank you. The Abel Tasman Canyons Team.
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Michele J
22 October 2016|
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Response from AbelTasmanCanyons | Property representative |
Hi Michele, thank you for your question. The highest jump in our most popular canyon Torrent River is 8m. A good thing to know is that the jumps or slides are always optional. If it looks a little bit too high or too scary... More
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