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Raglan Rock

33 Simon Road, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
+64 800 724 7625
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The best 3 hours in NZ

We were originally supposed to rock climb but that session was cancelled due to poor weather... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
William G
Caving trip tailored to our pace and interest

We went caving with Gareth and Raglan Rock with our two young boys (5 & 7). The trip was tailored... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
j0nnybriggs
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Raglan Rock offers rock climbing, canyoning and caving. We lead our clients on unique and unparalleled adventures, creating everlasting memories whilst helping people challenge themselves. Raglan Rock puts you in breath taking situations where you will marvel at the views of the rugged west coast seascape and stunning native bush. Prepare to have your senses stimulated as you climb skyward. We pride ourselves in running adventures to cater to all levels of abilities that wish to come and enjoy the great outdoors. All equipment and instruction is provided with free pick up and drop off available from Raglan.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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33 Simon Road, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
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+64 800 724 7625
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"rock climbing"
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"great adventure"
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"great guide"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were originally supposed to rock climb but that session was cancelled due to poor weather. Gareth suggested canyoning and it turned out to be the most fun 3hours we spent in NZ. Our guide Anne led us down a river into canyons. We abseiled...More

Thank William G
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Gareth J, Owner at Raglan Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ah thanks William, we will be sure to pass on your kind words to our guide Anne. She does an exceptional job and is a natural at it. It is fun to learn about the New Zealand flora and their incredible uses to heal us....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went caving with Gareth and Raglan Rock with our two young boys (5 & 7). The trip was tailored to the pace and interest of the kids and Gareth made it so much fun! Highly recommend for families, and I want to go back...More

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Gareth J, Owner at Raglan Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Jonny and family. It was a pleasure taking your two boys and you guys on a cool adventure. We can't wait until they are older and then we can show them the rest of the cave. All the best Gareth and Sarah

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Participated in Canyoning and Climbing. It was fantastic. A must do if your hanging in Raglan for any period of time! Gareth is awesome!

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

Stunning views, challenging yet enjoyable climbs, for both adults and children, safety under total control, friendly & funny "coaches": what else??! It was just an unforgettable experience! This is from a French woman talking about English guys: you can trust me!!! VanessaMore

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raglanrock, Owner at Raglan Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Ah thanks Vanessa, We had such a blast with you and your boys. You all were very talented climbers and the boys should definitely continue as they have huge potential. We look forward to you coming back and trying our other wild adventures. Kind regards...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Anne was an amazing guide! I felt super confident as she led our two children and we followed behind. She was totally accommodating with me having a previous surgery/injury. I was worried we weren’t fit enough for the tour and couldn’t be more pleased that...More

Thank Faye P
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raglanrock, Guide at Raglan Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Ah hi guys, it was so much fun taking you all out in our canyon last week. I remember the water levels were super fun and we all had a blast. Your kids did really well on the abseil and encourage you on all the...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Awesome tour operator! We went rock climbing and bouldering on lime stones with our guide Harry and we had such an amazing day! Harry explained all very well so that I felt very safe during my first real climb. We were the only ones on...More

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raglanrock, Owner at Raglan Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Yeah Harry said he had a fantastic time with you guys. That's why he was an hour over time with you because he said he was having so much fun with you bouldering and discovering new climbs. He added that it was your first time...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

What a great experience!!! Night time canyoning was super fun and exciting, I had a really good time. Would recommended friends and family 👌🏻

Thank Britt N
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I recently had two young athletes staying from the US. I treated them to a night time canyoning trip. They said this was the best experience they had on their NZ trip.. an experience of a lifetime. Because they were the only two on the...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

We booked a canyoning trip with Raglan Rock the day before after reading their stellar TripAdvisor reviews and we were *not disappointed.* The staff - from the owners to our guide (Josh) - were amazing and so nice. They provided everything - wetsuits, socks and...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Feel like a break from catching waves in Raglan? Go canyoning with Raglan Rock! A fun adventure that's a great way to cool off on a hot day! Our family of 4 (2 teenage boys,13 and 14 years old) loved it! Pool jumps, abseils, rock...More

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Jenny F
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Response from raglanrock | Property representative |
Hi Jenny...great to hear from you. These trips are $120 per person which includes all your gear, transport, guide, photos, Raglan Rock carabiner (keyring) and a whole lot of fun !!
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