Rafting New Zealand raft from mild-to-wild in a wilderness river environment, catering for all levels of experience and confidence. You can often see New Zealand native wildlife along the way, and may even have a chance to see the Puketarata waterfall. Adventures are tailored to the clients, ensuring safety while getting the adrenaline pumping, regardless of age.
The Tongariro River is so pristinely clean that you can drink the river water. Rafting New Zealand passion for the environment ensures use of natural areas responbsibly and in a sustainable manner. Their love of conservation, and respect for the natural environment, combine with their appreciation of how the Tongariro River has sustained local people, and their health and well-being, for centuries. This knowledge and wairua/spirit is shared with visitors in every adventure by involving interpretation and education.
During the river journey you will stop briefly for a warming hot chocolate and treat, then when you return to the base the team will have complimentary hot kai (food) waiting for you to enjoy while you review photos of your river journey.
A Grade 2 rafting experience that will have you Splashing, Crashing, Swimming and Laughing. A wonderful family outdoor experience, and a safe way to enjoy rafting thrills, in beautiful natural surroundings. There are over 20 rapids, and for the more adventurous there’s an option of a cliff jump. This is a perfect option for families with younger children, Senior Citizens and non-English speaking visitors.
Family rafting packages include a visit to the national trout centre to feed the fish.
A full day wilderness rafting experience on the mighty Mohaka, regarded as one of the very best river trips in New Zealand. Its rich Maori history adds to this very unique Grade 3+ white water experience. You’ll experience towering cliffs, canyons, funky rock formations and awesome rapids along the journey in this full day experience.
The Wilderness Mohaka Family Fun adventure is one the entire family can enjoy and an awesome introduction to the thrill of River Rafting. A half day adventure – spend 2 hours on the river, rafting through gentle rapids and beautiful scenery. Swim or drift through the pools & hear the legends of the area told to you by your professional “Kiwi” river guide while enjoying on river snacks. This option may be available to cruise ship passengers from the port of Napier – prebooking essential.
Rafting New Zealand – TONGARIRO and MOHAKA RIVER RAFTING ADVENTURES, AT THEIR BEST!