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Abel Tasman Canyons

3 Thomason Avenue, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
+64 3-528 9800
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Exciting, challenging, safe

A great trip down the Torrent River Canyon! Knowledgeable guides, funny and competent. Amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
BigBenMcEwan
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Exciting but exhausting!

Loved this trip, which was my first time canyoning. The canyon was beautiful, the activities were... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Nememene
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London, United Kingdom
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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 take a step (or two) out of your comfort zone. Slide down water polished chutes, jump into crystal clear pools and abseil through showering waterfalls.
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“torrent river” (77 reviews)
“zip lining” (34 reviews)
“great guides” (24 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
3 Thomason Avenue, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
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+64 3-528 9800

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

A great trip down the Torrent River Canyon! Knowledgeable guides, funny and competent. Amazing canyon combining abseiling, jumps, slides and zip lines. I have canyoned in Queenstown also and it was *much* warmer in Abel Tasman, with better jumping pools too. One of New Zealand's...More

Thank BigBenMcEwan
AbelTasmanCanyons, Owner at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear you review us one of NZ's best!! Awesome review, thanks a lot BigBen!!

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Loved this trip, which was my first time canyoning. The canyon was beautiful, the activities were exciting and the great guides (who clearly love what they do) were an added bonus. They paid close attention to those in the group e.g. noticed I was shivering...More

Thank Nememene
AbelTasmanCanyons, Owner at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Looks like the canyoning bug has bitten! Thanks so much for the review!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We had an awesome day with Toine and the crew. From the moment we met up in Marahau we felt included and part of the team. The trip was great. The walk in was not nearly as arduous as you would expect, with plenty of...More

Thank Toby W
AbelTasmanCanyons, Owner at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking your awesome crew out Toby! What an awesome day!

Reviewed 30 April 2017

We organized our staff outing with Toine and Lee on one of the last days of the season. Our crew were generallty solid outdoors people with some very young ones and a diabetic, which these guys cared for and nurtured throughout the whole day. Lee...More

Thank GoldenFuture
AbelTasmanCanyons, Owner at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

WOW, thank you for all the kind words Stew! Thanks means a lot. We had an amazing day out with you and the crew. It was great to finally show you what we do and get to know you all a little bit better. We...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017

My husband found your youtube video while we were planning our honeymoon. He is into thrills and I'm a more nervous nelly that enjoys sitting on the beach! He convinced me to try this out and I'm so thankful he did. We started our morning...More

Thank Jennifer H
AbelTasmanCanyons, Owner at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Well done for taking on the challenge Jennifer! It sounds like you really pushed yourself and you should be very proud of yourself for doing so. Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

The day started out with good clear briefing of what was to be expected, followed by a boat ride into the Able Tasmsn National Park. You then climb a steady 1.5h uphill to reach the canyon. There are heaps of awesome features throughout the canyon...More

Thank Daniellabella23
AbelTasmanCanyons, Owner at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Daniella, really good to hear you had such a good time. I'll pass your praises on to Rosy and Lee. We hope to see you again some time!

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Great guides very knowledgeable in all aspects of the park and its history. Huge day spectacular best day of the holiday -good lunch too!

Thank kdegouw
AbelTasmanCanyons, Owner at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Sounds like you had a great all-round day out! Thanks a lot for the review!

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

An absolutely brilliant day. Pushed outside of your comfort zone if that's what you want. Definitely not for the faint hearted though. Very professional and well organised. Superb way to spend your time. The canyon is stunning.

Thank Ellie S
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Hi Ellie! Good on you for pushing that comfort zone, you should be proud of yourself. Thank you so much for writing this great review for us.- Lana

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Booked the Source to Sea trip and the Torrent River was the first part. We arrived on the water taxi a bit late and met Toine, our guide, searching for us in line. No problem! They had our gear and we jumped on the shuttle....More

Thank vickicar2017
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Hi Vicki, I am so happy to read about your experience in Torrent River. I am thrilled you had such a great time. It sounds like you may have done a few activities to stretch your comfort zone too. Good on you and thank you...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Huge thanks to Owen and Pete! Top notch lads passionate about what they do, made the day perfect and full of laughs and info! You guys are lucky to have them on your team!

Thank mrbjenkins
AbelTasmanCanyons, Front Office Manager at Abel Tasman Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Haha those two are priceless, we sure count ourselves lucky for having them on our team. I will pass on your kind words to them and thank you so much for writing us this review.- Lana

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Michele J
21 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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Kram420
24 February 2015|
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Response from AbelTasmanCanyons | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. For our different products and prices please go to our website. Our most popular trip is Torrent River for $269. We sometimes book out so I would recommend booking in early. Either call us... More
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