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Raglan Rock Climbing, Canyoning & Caving

Welcome to Raglan Rock Climbing Adventures

Your Gateway to Exhilarating Tours and Adventures!

Embark on a thrilling journey through the picturesque landscapes of Raglan with our range of exhilarating tours and adventures designed for individuals of all ages and abilities. 

At Raglan Rock Climbing Adventures, we invite you to experience the excitement of canyoning under the night sky, conquer the rock faces of a Middle Earth landscape through rock climbing, paddle to hidden corners of the harbour with our sea kayaking tours, or delve into the mesmerizing world of glowworms with our caving adventures. We provide every adventurer, from beginners to seasoned pros, the opportunity to release their adrenaline and push their limits in the captivating surroundings of Raglan.

Karioi Canyoning Adventure

Price: $139 per person – Child $95
Departs: 9:30 am or 1:00 pm
Duration: 4 Hours

Embark on an unforgettable Karioi Canyoning adventure in scenic Raglan, rain or shine! Begin your adrenaline-filled journey by descending Mt Karioi’s canyon, conquering waterfalls through scrambling, rock climbing, and abseiling.

Wrapped in warm wetsuits, traverse ancient lava flows surrounded by native bush, immersed in fresh flowing water.
Follow your experienced guide through obstacles – waterfalls, pools, and boulders, ensuring your adrenaline levels soar.

Our qualified, friendly guides prioritize your safety and comfort. Gain insights into the area’s flora, fauna, and history while discovering hidden native plants to savour.

Don’t miss the must-talked-about adventure – join us and experience the thrill everyone’s buzzing about!

Karioi Glowworm Canyoning

Price: $149 per person – Child $95
Departs: 7:00 pm approx
Duration: 4 Hours

Step into enchantment with our seasoned guide, ensuring a secure and captivating adventure.

Immerse yourself in the tales, history, and intricate details of the landscape expertly narrated by your passionate guide, all while we capture these magical moments for your Instagram feed!

Traverse alongside a babbling stream, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of native flora and fauna that’ll leave you in awe.

As the sun sets and darkness descends, prepare to be spellbound by the radiant glowworms illuminating this haven.

Witness the creation of ethereal lightscapes by these indigenous New Zealand glowworms.

Pause amidst nature’s symphony for a moment of unparalleled peace and tranquillity. Sip on a steaming cup of freshly brewed Kawakawa tea, allowing the soothing flavours to enhance your sensory experience.

Join us for a journey where safety, storytelling, and the wonders of nature converge, creating a tapestry of memories 


Original Pioneers Caving Tour

Price: $158 per person – Child $99
Departs: 9:30 am or 1:00 pm
Duration: 5 Hours

Dive into the captivating world of Raglan Rock Caving, where every crawl and squeeze guarantees an unforgettable adventure!

Embark on a picturesque 25-minute drive through the stunning Waikato Countryside, accompanied by our knowledgeable guide, weaving tales of the area’s rich history.

As you arrive, the descent into the enchanting natural limestone chasm begins! Follow the peaceful walk along the Karamu cave stream, navigating through amusing wriggly squeezes before entering the grand auditorium.

Brace yourself for the exhilarating wriggle and squeeze, known as the keyhole, transporting you to a different world!

Karamu Cave is a hidden treasure trove featuring delicate stalactites, stalagmites, flowstone, crystals, and a fascinating array of fossils, from cockles to kina shells.

However, the real highlight of cave exploration in Aotearoa is the presence of glow worms, and Karamu cave offers vast areas to marvel at these incredible creatures.

Picture yourself enjoying a hot cup of Kawakawa tea amidst this magical spectacle!

Experience the adventure of a lifetime with delightful wriggles, squeezes, twists, and turns – it’s in our nature!

Join us as we delve into the heart of Karamu Cave, a journey that promises awe-inspiring formations and the mesmerizing glow of glow worms.

Family Friendly Caving Tour

Price: $149 per person – Child $99
Departs: 9:30 am or 1:00 pm
Duration: 5 Hours

Embark on a journey back in time, where 30 million years ago, Mother Nature crafted some of the Waikato’s most extraordinary caves.

Join Raglan Rock’s family caving adventure and explore this natural underground wonderland!

This authentic cave tour promises a thrilling encounter with the beauty of Karamu cave’s delicate and prehistoric formations—stalactites, stalagmites, flowstone, crystals, and a fascinating array of fossils, from cockles to kina shells.

Prepare to get a little (or a lot) wet and muddy, but fear not! Raglan Rock provides all the necessary clothing and equipment to ensure your adventure is fun and, most importantly, safe.

Karamu cave is a hidden gem waiting to be explored, showcasing the captivating glow of Aotearoa’s glow worms in vast areas.

Imagine marvelling at these incredible creatures while sipping a hot cup of Kawakawa tea—an experience that adds warmth to the magic of the underground world.

Delve into the heart of Karamu cave, where the mysteries of ancient formations and the enchanting glow of glow worms await.

Let Raglan Rock guide you through this mesmerizing journey, ensuring a safe and unforgettable adventure for the entire family!


Real Rock Climbing Experience

Price: $158 per person – Child $99
Departs: 9:30 am or 1:00 pm
Duration: 5 Hours

Embark on an exhilarating journey as you push your boundaries, scaling Stone Valley’s ancient fossil limestone cliffs through our top-rope climbing adventure!

Revel in the stunning vistas that unfold, showcasing picturesque countryside, boulder-filled valleys, and the majestic silhouettes of Mt Pirongia and Mt Karioi’s dormant volcanoes.

This high-energy escapade is not just a climb; it’s an immersive experience.

Guided by our fully qualified and seasoned instructors, we delve into the safest and most enriching forms of climbing.

Gain insights into rock identification, master the art of belaying, and learn the intricacies of equipment selection, all while soaking in the awe-inspiring surroundings. 

But there’s more – our guides are adept at teaching and skilled photographers. While you conquer the cliff face, they expertly capture those unforgettable moments for your social media, and yes, you receive all these breathtaking photos FREE!

Raglan Rock Climbing, where every ascent is a story waiting to be told!

Waterfall Wanderer

Price: $165 per person – Child $110
Departs: depending on tide
Duration: 5 Hours

Embark on a sea kayaking adventure with Raglan Rock Adventure Centre, starting with the latest industry-standard gear at our centre.

After gearing up, enjoy a short drive to our launch spot.

Following a comprehensive briefing and kayak control lesson, you’ll glide into Whaingaroa Harbour, paddling towards the captivating Okete Falls.

Led by your experienced guide, explore breathtaking limestone rock formations before beaching in a secluded bay with panoramic views of the majestic Maunga Karioi.

Savour the tranquillity and natural beauty of Whaingaroa Harbour as you await your freshly brewed tea, coffee, or hot chocolate.

Indulge in a delightful slice and immerse yourself in the ambience, listening to captivating stories associated with this harbour oasis.

Experience the ultimate blend of adventure and relaxation, discovering the wonders of Whaingaroa Harbour on a sea kayaking journey.

Book your memorable escape with us today!

Why Choose Raglan Rock Climbing Adventures for Your Next Thrilling Escape?

  • Versatile Adventures: Our tours cater to diverse preferences and skill levels, ensuring an adventure for everyone in the family, regardless of age or ability.
  • Passionate and Professional Guides: Since 2012, we have been guiding with passion and professionalism, led by some of the highest qualified guides in the country. Your safety and enjoyment are our top priorities.
  • True Nature Exploration: Immerse yourself in the untouched beauty of New Zealand’s true nature as you embark on an adventure of a lifetime. Our tours provide an adrenaline kick while showcasing the natural wonders of the Raglan region.

Join Us for an Unforgettable Adventure – Because Surfing is Just the Beginning!

Come to Raglan for the surf, and stay for the unexpected adventures! Let Raglan Rock Climbing Adventures be your guide to unlocking the hidden gems and thrilling experiences Raglan offers. Whether you are seeking an adrenaline-pumping challenge or a family-friendly escapade, we have the perfect adventure.

Unleash your inner adventurer and discover the unexpected with Raglan Rock Climbing Adventures!

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