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Minakami Half-Day Rafting Trip
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Minakami Half-Day Canyoning Trip
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Tokyo Half-Day Canyoning Trip
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4 season outdoor adventure tours with 5 bases in Japan. Canyoning, rafting in the summer, snowshoe, snow canyoning, backcountry guiding and snowsports school in the winter. We offer the best adventure experiences in Japan, with an international crew of professional guides and instructors that will REFRESH you.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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45 Yubiso, Minakami-machi, Tone-gun 379-1728, Gunma Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chris and Aki were amazing! We felt safe but also had an amazing and memorable adventure. They even send you pictures from the day for free!

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the great feedback. I will pass your words onto the Canyons guide crew.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Great staff, safe, good clothing and equipment and a fantastic experience. We built our own BBQ table and chairs in the snow and had an amazing 6 hour snow shoe walk in the valleys and mountains amongst other things. Thoroughly recommended for groups whether for...More

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Glad you had a great time with Canyons! Hope you can come back some time to check out our summer tours!

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

A wonderful experience down the Tone river! The best water in 14 years for the autumn period, the river is fast in parts and exciting! Stunning views of the autumn colours mixed with the thrills of the rafting made a tremendous excursion for all. Suitable...More

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Glad you had a great time rafting with Canyons! Hope you can come back some time to check out the canyoning!

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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience. And more amazing staff Mike, Joe, Fergus, Niki... Truly helps your mind and body get refreshed...and dare yourself to try new limits...

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Glad you had an great experience canyoning! We look forward to welcoming you back here again in the future for more adventures!

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Did the Fox plus in the morning and Willow in the afternoon. Both great fun and very different. Guides we fantastic, really knowledgeable and fun. Great set up especially with the tour photos and videos. Definitely recommend:

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thanks for the positive feedback. Always nice to see people having a great time in Minakami.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Loved the tour + tour guides! Did the river rafting and canyoning tours with Canyons and honestly think that there's no better way to enjoy the nature than this. Guides (Adam & Fergus) were professional, supportive, and had a great sense of humor. Gear was...More

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

I am glad you made the effort to escape the city and experience the beauty of the Minakami mountains. Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I did a group retreat up to Minakami and signed up for the Fox Canyon tour. I'd never done anything close to canyoning and don't consider myself active, but I had a blast! Our guides were fun and I always felt very safe. I definitely...More

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thanks for the awesome review! We have different canyoning courses so if you feel the need for a little adventure.... come on up again.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Recently had an absolute whopper of an afternoon at Okutama, on the Big Mononoke Canyoning tour, and would certainly recommend for anyone looking for something different to do within reach of Tokyo. Nikki is a customer service goddess and was always there for any inquiries,...More

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Glad you had a great time with Canyons. We look forward to welcoming you back here again in the future for more adventures! I will pass your words onto the Canyons crew.

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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I booked the Fox Plus tour (canyoning) via internet, and got already a good impression of the efficiency of the company. I stayed overnight the day before since it was not possible to reach Minakami from Tokyo before 8AM, start of the tour. I was...More

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canyons11, Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

I am glad you made the effort to escape the city and experience the beauty of the Minakami mountains. Hope to see you again for some more adventures in the future!

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Hi,thank you for your inquiry. We do some lessons for ski and snowboard in Yuzawa. If you would like to have lesson, please contact us from our website. Best regards, Canyons team
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