Water activity

Raglan: Karioi Canyoning

Activity provider: Raglan Rock LTD

Raglan: Karioi Canyoning

Activity provider: Raglan Rock LTD

From US$ 90.44 per person

Navigate your way downstream whilst in the ancient lava flow of Mount Karioi, jumping, climbing and abseiling down waterfalls. Following the fresh water stream into the heart of the canyon, be amazed by the beauty of the native New Zealand bush.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Abseil and jump into natural rock pools
  • See stunning waterfalls
  • Learn about the area from your experienced and personable guide
Full description
Come and experience the adventure everyone is talking about. Canyoning is an adrenaline-pumping journey that happens rain or shine. This is an adventure that can't be missed whilst in the Waikato region, so come and find out what all the fuss is about. As soon as you’re wrapped up in our warm thick wetsuits and jackets you will be driven through the picturesque town of Raglan and up to the edge of Mt Karioi to begin your descent down the Karioi canyon. Challenge yourself to jump into the pools, rock climb and abseil the cascading waterfalls and experience the magic the canyon has to offer. The ancient lava flow is surrounded by native bush and natural beauty. Experience this whilst you’re being immersed in flowing fresh water. Following your experienced and passionate guide, you will navigate your way though many obstacles, including waterfalls, pools and boulders, ensuring that your adrenaline levels are high. All of the guides are friendly, professional and highly experienced, guaranteeing you will always feel safe and comfortable. Throughout the trip, the guide will explain to you facts about the flora, fauna and history of the area, also finding some hidden native plants to eat or drink.
  • Transportation to and from the canyon site to the base
  • Fully guided canyon tour
  • Wetsuits, jackets, footwear and all safety equipment
  • Photos from the trip
  • Swimwear and towels
  • Showers
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with low level of fitness

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Meeting point

Meet at Raglan Rock Shop & Adventure Centre, Shipping Container building off Riria Kereopa Memorial Drive, 248 Wainui Road, Raglan.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel

Know before you go

  •  A good level of fitness level required. You must be able to hike for at least 2 hours.
  •  For safety reasons, guests must speak and understand the English language.
  •  All tours are subject to availability.
  •  If the group size is bigger than 8, please contact the local partner to arrange extra guides.
  •  A minimum of 2 people are required for this tour.
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Overall rating

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It is a MUST DO! Awesome!

January 6, 2020

Product ID: 251387