Otago, New Zealand

Shotover River White Water Rafting

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4h30 duration
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Step up to the plate for one of the last true adventure activities available - grade-5 white water rafting.

Join our team of expert guides as they see you safely (but very wet) through the grade 3-5 rapids of the historic Shotover River.


You will be supplied with everything you are going to need for a successful adventure (just bring your swimmers and a towel to dry off after!). The trip will include a beautiful but slightly terrifying 45-minute drive down the old gold mining road down Skippers Canyon, hugging sheer cliff walls and steep vertical drops, once you're safely at the b...

What's Included

  • Spray Jacket
  • Paddle
  • Neoprene suit
  • Life vest
  • Helmet
  • Drop off at the hotel
  • Pick-up available from the hotel
  • Towels

Important informations

  • Children under the age of 18 cannot take part in our tours alone. They must be accompanied by an adult.
    Minimum Age: 13 years old.
  • We recommend you bring a swimsuit, a towel, and a change of clothes.
    Please leave any valuables in the lockers at the shop.
  • Not recommended for travelers with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions. Not suitable for pregnant women.
  • Basic swimming skills are required.
  • Maximum weight: 120kg Minimum weight: 40kg
  • The activity is subject to weather conditions.
  • The minimum age to perform this activity is 13 years, so it is necessary to present an official document with a photo to prove the required age.
  • It is the traveler's sole responsibility to have all the necessary documentation up to date, so research in advance everything that is required at the destination of your activity.

Care of Covid-19

Remember that with a pandemic, the documentation required may vary from place to place. Confirm what local authorities may require: proof of full vaccination, negative PCR test, and more. Find out what are the requirements of your destination and the location of the activity.

Oh, and don't forget to wear a mask, clean your hands often, and try to maintain social distance.

How to get there

  • Gathering place:
    • Please contact the supplier 24 hours in advance to confirm the tour details.
      Please arrive 20 minutes prior to the start time to check-in.

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