Category Archives: Beta-less Canyons

Canyons that have been descended, but insufficient information is known to make an accurate CanyonTopo

Barrack Creek v4a3III

This is a placeholder post. There’s more information available on page 288 of the Canyoning in NZ guidebook 

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Upper Peak Canyon

Research information published by Benjamin Buchy..    

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Wainui River

Highest drop approximately 12m Public access 10+hrs Long, difficult bush bash to a high volume river/gorge with lots of walking and some jumping. Download notes from a descent made by Kieran Chandler for Wainui River All photos by Kieran Chandler

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Ohau Gorge (~v1a3)

Appears to be a short float trip in the Tararua’s..   Appears to be little in the way of rapids or technical sections, so probably just a3. More info on a DOC website; http://blog.doc.govt.nz/tag/ohau-gorge/

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25 Mile Creek

This canyon is on private land. Much of the lower Rees valley is privately owned. The owners of Rees Valley Station are willing to consider requests for access to some of these canyons. Permission must be gained in advance for … Continue reading

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