SUP Hire

Whether you’re experienced or a beginner, Stand Up Paddleboarding
is great fun and a relaxed way to enjoy being on the water in a stunning location

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This is one of the most stunning paddle board locations you will ever encounter and the easiest way to experience the true Abel Tasman. SUP, or Stand Up Paddle boarding, is the fastest growing sport in the world. You can hire from $30 per person per hour but we do insist on groups hiring a board for EACH paddler, please.

We offer:
Lessons
We can cater for individuals or groups. Starting at $65/couple for the first hour we can get you looking like a SUP star in less than an hour. We also cater for beginners and intermediate paddlers who just a need a bit of technique adjustment.

Freedom rentals
Had a bit of experience and keen to explore? Starting at $30/hour per person (one board for EACH paddler - no group use) you can go off and explore on your own but not before a safety briefing and initiation to the surrounds.

Guided Tours
A brilliant way to see the area. $90/person, includes board and equipment, guide and a delicious home built morning tea.

Sales 
Love it so much you would like to take a board home?  No worries we can sort you out with a brand new one...

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ABEL TASMAN BRIEF ENCOUNTER


START
: 9am

PRICES STARTING FROM
$30pp x 1 hr
Lessons from $65/couple x 1 hr

SUP HIRE OPTIONS
• Hire only from 1 hour up
• Tuition + hire packages for groups or individuals
• Guided SUP Tours
• Beginners tuition or a brush-up on technique for intermediate paddlers
• All necessary equipment included in hire price
• Board sales if you get hooked!

WHAT COULD I SEE?
• Spotted shags
• Weird rock formations
• Archways & caves
• Stingrays

SUP SAFETY BRIEFING
All SUP clients have to attend our safety briefing before you head off.

BRING
• Bottled water
• Warm/windproof jacket - merino or fleece
• Food/water/suncream
• Camera
• Hat
• Swimming togs + towels

WE PROVIDE
• Safety briefing
• Life Jackets and paddling equipment

MAKE THE MOST OF IT
Mornings are best here, the afternoons can be windy and wind is the enemy of the paddle-boarder!

PLAN YOUR TRIP
• Takaka - 25 mins
• Motueka - 1 hour
• Nelson - 2 hours