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Apr 30, 2016
“Lots of hills but lots of beauty”
Aug 24, 2014
“You vs Wild”
You've seen it done on TV and in the movies many times. Now in this hands on experience you can try wilderness survival for yourself. Just a few of the things that you'll learn on this short intensive trip, are how to make fire, navigate without a...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1577 Waihi Whangamata Road, Whangamata 3691, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Beautiful natural country with sleepy holiday destinations that is full of life in holiday time. Lots of lovely beaches and walks . plenty to do for everyone.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank juanne2016
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Pete was very knowledgeable and a great laugh while on the trip. Would recommend this to anyone who wants to try camping out in the wilderness because all the things you get shown could help you better than having Bear Grylls with you! Thanks Pete

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank FraserLids
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Thanks a lot for the brilliant time we had on the You vs Wild survival experience with our guide Pete. It was an awesome wilderness adventure in a beautiful New Zealand bush, minutes away from Queenstown. He is very knowledgeable of the different plants, and...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank haven_qin
Reviewed 29 March 2014

Last week, my partner and I joined the "you vs wild" trip. We didn't really know what to expect... And we were definitely not disappointed ! The guide Peter is just an amazing guide. He has got so much knowledge. He is extremely friendly and...More

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank clairlos
Reviewed 2 October 2013

Had such a brilliant time with Pete, doing the "You VS Wild" walk. We walked about 4kms in total, stopping regularly to discuss different types of trees and the great things they can do. Pete had such a great sense of humour and made the...More

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank lucyloo2124
Reviewed 2 October 2013

We did the You vs Wild trip today with Pete and loved every minute of it! Our kids ranged from 8 to 15 and the trip was suitable for all ages. We are all reasonably used to the NZ bush and we learned heaps and...More

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Bel-Ware
Reviewed 5 September 2013

My girl friend and I have been living in town for over 5 years and have done the majority of all the activities around so we know whats good and whats not, we had heard about Pete's Guided walks and the "you vs wild" activity...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Alex_NZ_88
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Pete took us on the You vs Wild walk. Over the course of three hours we had a lovely time, which was packed with tips & tricks for survival.Thoroughly informative, very entertaining and easy to do. I am not a seasoned hiker and i could...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Gpm_kp
Reviewed 27 June 2013

Being fans of Bear Gryll's it only seemed fitting that we take this adventure with Peter. We were picked up from our Hotel and taken to a beautiful secluded track to begin our adventure. Peter takes you through the trek explaining which plants and berries...More

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank revitt600
Reviewed 29 May 2013

My friend Kirsty and I did the You V Wild trip this morning with Pete in the aftermath of the snow. We had the most enjoyable experience. Pete is clearly extremely passionate about nature and had so many informative facts on survival in the wild...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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