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Address: 100 Ardmore Street | Log Cabin, Lakefront Wanaka, Wanaka 9343, New Zealand
Phone Number: 443 7922
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Such an amazing day abseiling, slipping, sliding and jumping into the fresh crystal clear water. You will be surrounded by the beautiful rain forest of the Matukituki Valley and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Ashley S
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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Such an amazing day abseiling, slipping, sliding and jumping into the fresh crystal clear water. You will be surrounded by the beautiful rain forest of the Matukituki Valley and get great views of Mt Aspiring. . . Never once felt unsafe as these guys are all over it with their T's crossed and their I's double dotted! If you are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My partner and I went on the Big Nige trip in November 2016. We had a great day. It was the perfect mix of fun, scary, challenging and exhausting. We had a group of 5 people, and two guides (Matt and Jeremy). We met at the HQ in town around 8:30. Drove out to the canyon (which took about an... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic trip, would recommend the big nige to anybody with basic swimming skills. It pushes you on the adventure side while also not being too timid which I think the Niger stream might be for most 20 y.o (like ourselves) Also the big nige does half of the niger stream (as for big nige you just start higher). Definitely have... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really looked forward to this after getting great recommodation from friends. We had beautiful weather in the morning and they said there's a 90% chance we will do canyoning today. I didn't know before, but high water level in the canyon can get the activity cancelled... They have a stream on the way where they get an idea but... More 

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Ros G, Owner at Deep Canyon, responded to this review

Your unlucky day... We were as disappointed as you at not being able to guide you down the canyon. Deep Canyon send guides out to check the water levels in advance and on this day the water level came up quickly as you walked up the hill, to the get in, where we measured the water level as too high... More 

Hendersonville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an awesome time on this trip. We had so much fun we really wished we would have booked the longest trip!

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Wodonga, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most amazing day! Attended the beginners Niger stream course. Shout out to Chris who is amazing at his job!!! even though my heart was jumping out of my chest with excitement and fear I never once felt unsafe. Would defiantly recommend :)

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Thank Rase90
Chicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the highlights of our trip. We booked the easiest trip as we are in average shape (5k time of 33 minutes) and it was challenging but doable. It's like nothing I've ever done before but our guide fully explained everything and made sure everyone was safe. Two days later and we are still sore in places we didn't... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an absolutely amazing time canyoning in wanaka. Our guide Renae was top notch. She was brill. The canyoning was great fun. Lots of jumping, abseiling & sliding down canyons. Best experience I've had on my trip. Well worth it. Would 100% do it again. Thanks a mill 😀

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome experience. Massive sense of achievement rewarded with a hearty lunch at the end. Our guide Chris was very knowledgeable about the sport and local area. I'll definitely be giving this sport another crack.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Incredible trip that really gets the adrenaline flowing. Not for the faint hearted! A real sense of achievement when you get to the end. Excellent guides who make it an amazing experience. Don't leave Wanaka without doing this!!

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