Awapoto Stream

Placeholder post: ” 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

Evans Creek v3a3V*

Highest drop 30m Public access 10-11 hrs A remote, adventurous canyon that is made doable in a long day by the Project Janzoon trapping lines. Probably only worth the effort if you like the idea of exploring a rarely seen beautiful part of the park. You could potentially do Evans, Table, Waterfall over a few days….

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

Waterfall Creek v4a4III**

Highest drop 30m Public access, but courtesy call to Abel Tasman Canyons guiding company requested. Ph 0800 86 34 72 The guides will have the latest info on waterflows, anchor conditions and any new hazards. A call helps avoid traffic jams, and helps to keep everyone happy whilst sharing this wonderful place. 6-8hrs More open, granite slab canyon,…

Torrent River v3a4III*

Highest drop 14m Public access, but courtesy call to Abel Tasman Canyons guiding company requested. Ph 0800 86 34 72 The guides will have the latest info on waterflows, anchor conditions and any new hazards. A call helps avoid traffic jams, and helps to keep everyone happy whilst sharing this wonderful place. 5hrs Water taxi access…

Table Creek

Very long trip, completed in early 2015 by Toine Houtenbos, Lee Den Haan, Matt Dingley and Richard Bramley Public Access Download research sheet for Table Creek

Falls River v4a5III**

Highest drop 22m Public access, but courtesy call to Abel Tasman Canyons guiding company requested. Ph 0800 86 34 72 The guides will have the latest info on waterflows, anchor conditions and any new hazards. A call helps avoid traffic jams, and helps to keep everyone happy whilst sharing this wonderful place. 6hrs Water taxi access to a…