This hike and paddle adventure is particularly suitable for families and small groups.
KAYAK - Guided
This tour covers the area between Kaiteriteri to the south and Split Apple Rock in the north. It is a relatively small area with lots of interesting nooks and crannies to explore. This makes it an ideal tour for the first timer. The trip starts with a safety briefing, with full instruction to make kayaking as simple as possible – even for first timers.
CRUISE - Self Guided
After viewing the New Zealand Fur Seals at Adele Island, disembark at Anchorage and enjoy the beach or do a self-guided walk and explore the 1.5 hour Pitt Head loop track to Te Pukatea Bay.
With every trip we ensure that: safety is a priority; everyone has a relaxed time in an enjoyable atmosphere, and the beautiful environment is respected. Our trips are about awesome fun guides and good times, not hard work. For lots of laughs join a trip with the locals!
This full-day itinerary combines two North Island destinations: Waitomo Glowworm Caves and Rotorua. Marvel at the tiny lights of thousands of glowworms on a boat ride through the tranquil caverns. Then choose from several Rotorua attractions, including an Agrodome farm tour, Skyline Gondola ride or Polynesian Spa experience. In the afternoon, visit Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve and the Maori Arts and Crafts Institute at Te Puia. Picnic lunch and round-trip hotel transport are included from Auckland.
See the rolling hills and sprawling rainforest of the Rotorua Lakes region from the lakes themselves on this unique paddle-board tour. Paddle around Lake Tikitapu, Lake Tarawera or Lake Okareka – your guide chooses the best lake on the day. See ancient volcanoes, old Māori pa and impressive caves and forests without having to pack for a sweaty multi-day hike. When you get tired on the boards, swim in the lakes or explore the shoreline at your own speed.
1 hour kayak rental at the stunning Mission Bay Beach. Easy to get to from Auckland City. Get the essential kayaking skills! Fully qualified and experienced kayak instructors are available to help develop your technical paddling skills. Learn about kayak safety, the variety of kayaking equipment and environments, tides and weather, navigation, rescue techniques, or develop advanced skills!
Explore Lake Wanaka and see the mountain views from a different angle, on a stand-up paddleboard (SUP) tour. Both beginner and experienced paddlers will enjoy this trip, and it can be customized to suit your abilities. Relax knowing that a water taxi is available to collect you if you need it (or if the weather turns!) Enjoy the crystal-clear waters and the views of the surrounding town and mountains.
A fun and fully guided tour of a lower section of the Clutha River designed for the experienced Stand Up Paddler and for those who are keen to run some of the playful grade 1-2 white water rapids.
Soak up the serenity of the awe-inspiring river, testing your skills on a 19km stretch between Wanaka & Luggate. This section of the river is for those confident on a SUP, or keen for adventure, with all equipment provided.
Mission Bay is the home of stand up paddle boarding in Auckland
Included in every rental is the following:
A free 10 minute lesson for all rentals 1 hour or more. Even if you are not opting for a full lesson, we will go through the key skills needed so you can get the most out of your time on the water.
Board, Paddle, Leash, Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
‘Mission Bay is the home of stand up paddle boarding—and for good reason. Despite what the name may suggest, it’s no mission to get to Mission Bay. The beautiful sandy beach is just 10 minutes from the heart of Auckland CBD.’ The Best Stand Up Paddle Boarding Spots in Auckland – Urban List
Spend the morning drifting down the mighty Clutha River on a paddleboard on this beginner-friendly tour. Spend as much time as you need getting comfortable with your stand-up paddleboard, with coaching provided by your guide, before heading down this wide and enchanting South Island river. Float down river in the shadow of lush native bush and rolling hills, and even try your hand at a few entry-level rapids.