We rafted the grade 5 Kaituna River. It was a very fun, exciting experience. Our guide Cody made us feel comfortable and prepared for the challenge of the 7m waterfall!!
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This was a great company with enthusiastic and nice fun guides. We had Dave and I believe Cory and they were awesome. Fun Rapids with a nice drop. This is something that is enjoyable for everyone and conveniently located close to town. I was nervous...More
The river rats are a very friendly team with excellent safety guidance to beginners and with excellent knowledge of the river never lost any of us. Thanks to Steve, Jasper and co.
there were only 3 boats that day for the stretch of the river we were tackling. Our guides gave all of us a proper safety breifing for the different scenarios that we may encounter. We were issued fleece jackets, wetsuits and a helmet, these keep...More
Our family of four turned up unsure of what to expect and feeling a little nervous. .. Our guide Mike had a hilarious sense of humour and together with his skills instructed us safely down the river, leaving us wanting more... Will definitely try this...More
The most exhilarating thing we did in NZ. The group are health and safety conscious and the level 5 trip was thrilling. Would recommend to anyone. Do listen and take off glasses and ear rings.
A well organised rafting adventure. We are a family of four with both kids in late teens. The staff were friendly and informative and the rafting was excellent. Although not as many rapids as previous experiences in Canada there were 2 waterfalls which were exciting...More
An exceptional experience! Great guides and equipment. The Wairoa River in particular is a must for anyone interested in white water rafting. Definitely recommend!
We hadn't done white water rafting previously, but we will be doing it again. The river rats team introduced us to it in the best way possible. They were professional but still fun. Mike guided as with Dave as our safety kayaker. It was a...More