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Netherlands (online store)

CanyonZone.com


France (online store)

DescenteCanyon.com

Australia 

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Canyongear.com.au


Rotorua

Bruce McLeod Booksellers @ 1148 Pukuatua St, Ph 07-348 5388

Nelson

Page & Blackmoore Booksellers, @ 254 Trafalgar St, Ph (03) 548 9992

MD Outdoors, Millers Acre Center, Corner Trafalgar and Halifax St, Nelson. 027 9527 699

Christchurch

Aspiring Safety Products @ 340B Wilsons Road Waltham Christchurch. Ph 03 366 1246

Wanaka

Adventure Consultants, @ 20 Brownston St, Ph 03-443 8711

MT Outdoors @ 17 Dunmore St, Ph 03-443 2888

Wanaka Paper Plus, @ 23 Helwick St, Ph 03-443 7532

Queenstown

Canyoning Queenstown @ 39 Camp St, Ph 03-441 3003

Small Planet Outdoors @ 15-17 Shotover Street, Ph 03-442 6393

Queenstown Airport Paper Plus @ Queenstown Airport, Ph  03 442 3818

Dunedin

University Book Shop, Otago, @ 378 Great King St, Ph 03-477 6976


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Wesley Creek

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First Descent March 2019. Ashley Stewart, Tom Johns, John Harris, Tom Guy.

See more information on Facebook;

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Awapoto Stream

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” Awapoto Stream (Chris W, Toine H, Mark C, Richard B) – likely the final first D in Abel Tas. A high-quality canyon, although access is long. Will write up the topo one of these days” Richard Bramley, Mar 2019

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Gordon’s Knob

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Gordons Knob (James Scoltock & crew) – The steep stream off point 1114. Didn’t sound very good (confirming the views of Ferg Bramley’s recee some years ago)

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Devils Creek v3a2II*

Highest drop 25m

Public access

4hrs

Varied and scenic waterway with a handful of nice features, separated by plenty of walking.

Download the topo for Devil’s Creek by Dave Ryan.

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Taipo Creek v3a1II*

Highest drop 35m (R30 plus DC5m)

Public access

3hrs

Steep waterfall stream with numerous small – medium abseils concentrated in 500m of streamway.

First descent: Dan Padial, Chris Stephenson 18/1/19

Download the topo for Taipo Creek, by Chris Stevenson

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