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    Whitewater Rafting

Shotover River Rafting

An action packed, serious white water rafting adventure on the famous Shotover River!

Begin with an unforgettable coach trip into Skippers Canyon, famous for it's exciting cliff edges and gold mining history. Meet your river guide before beginning your white water rafting journey through the spectacular canyon. Rafting from Deep Creek over peaceful waters at first, you'll head towards the exhilarating rapids of the lower canyon. 

The adrenaline pumps as you paddle Aftershock, Squeeze, Toilet, Oh Sh*t, Pinball and Jaws to name a few.  Raft the 170m Oxenbridge Tunnel before shooting Cascade Rapid to complete your adventure. 

Before returning to Queenstown, enjoy a hot shower at Rafting Base.

  • Rafting on the Shotover River (grade 3-5)
  • Drive into the spectacular Skippers Canyon
  • Raft a 170m tunnel

Book Your Shotover River Rafting

Leaving from Queenstown

Duration: 4.5 Hours
Season: All Year

From NZD: $239

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  • Minimum age - 13 years.
  • Weight restrictions - 40 kg to 120kg (weighing maybe required upon check-in).
  • Under 18 years - Guardian conditions apply.
  • Suitable for water competent people of moderate fitness.
  • People with a heart condition or taking heart medication are unable to participate.
  • Trip operates with a minimum of 8 people.
  • Trips are weather, river level and/or water temperature dependent.
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