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Thames 1064, New Zealand
+64 21 456 682
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Highlight of our NZ adventrue

We spent the whole month of December in New Zealand traveling all across both the South and North... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
Hernando, Mississippi
Great full day

This was a really good full day out. It was thrilling, exciting, exhausting and satisfying and for... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Canyonz, New zealand's best canyoning adventure company. Located in Hamilton with the Sleeping God Canyon in Thames, Coromandel. Real Adventure, Real Canyoning, Real Aotearoa!!!!!
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Thames 1064, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

We spent the whole month of December in New Zealand traveling all across both the South and North islands and we did everything you can think of. However, the day we spent canyoning was the highlight of the whole trip, even funner than skydiving. If...More

Thank ebeene
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This was a really good full day out. It was thrilling, exciting, exhausting and satisfying and for the price I thought it was great value for money. At the end of the day our group was tired and felt like we had had a fantastic...More

Thank 215craig
Reviewed 14 February 2016

An awesome, if somewhat tiring big day out. Great fun with excellent guides. Pushed our boundaries a bit for an exhilarating experience. Can't rate it high enough. A 60th birthday present from my wife (and daughter who joined me for the trip).Started with a steep...More

Thank LesandJoan
Reviewed 14 February 2016

We had an amazing day with Russ and Ryan. From the pickup through to the drop off they went the extra mile to make us feel like friends rather than customers. The wetsuits and gear was good quality (get in touch to talk to them...More

Thank bsprkr
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Fantastic day out from start to finish. Brilliant variety of activities covered, pool jumping, abseiling, zip lining, swimming, mishing up a mountain, we had a blast. Wayne and Ryan were true professionals and ran a very slick operation, everything we needed was provided, right down...More

Thank Leonsharp
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

These guys (and gals) are top notch adventure guides and this canyon is a 10+++. We have canyoned in Spain, Croatia, Costa Rica, all excellent canyon destinations. The Sleeping God canyon had more waterfalls than any....one after the other all day through. And the variety...More

Thank donnamc123
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Great, professional instructors, beautiful weather and the best abseils, ziplines and jumps in a great canyon made this day amazing! A must do if you like action and a big adventure.

1  Thank Denise O
Reviewed 24 January 2016

For those with a head for heights & sense of adventure Sleeping God canyon with canyonz is an amazing day out. Russ & Ryan are two fun loving but very safety conscious guides who were ensure you will enjoy this unique day out. Canyonz provide...More

1  Thank MR2005NZ
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Wayne and Ryan are both top blokes and make sure you get a massive doze of excitement and adrenaline on your day out canyoning. Highly recommended!

1  Thank ErikPelton
Reviewed 16 January 2016

My son & I did the canyoning trip out of Thames and had an amazing experience. Wayne & Ryan are incredible - professional, skilled and fun to be around. They made us feel welcome & comfortable from the moment we met them. They work incredibly...More

1  Thank Susan K
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Eva K
12 September 2015|
Response from Canyonz | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for your inquiry. This is a tough question because a lot of factors play into someone's ability to do the trip. Your age isn't a concern, however, it is a very physical and full day out. If you frequently... More