Day Rafting Trips

on the Rangitikei River, New Zealand

Day Rafting Trips, Rangitikei River, New Zealand 2020-04-21T23:40:49+00:00

Experience exhilarating world-class Grade 5 Rapids or enjoy a Scenic discovery trip on one of our Half or Full Day river rafting trips.

Often recognized as one of the top half day Grade 5 Rafting trips in the world we offer 2-3 hours exploring the Rangitikei River, experiencing Grade 3-5 rapids. Alternatively if you’re looking for something a little more relaxing for the whole family you can check out one of our full day scenic rafting adventures, enjoying spectacular views and a picnic lunch on the Riverside.

If you are not sure what the river grading system means, then follow this link to a page detailing the International river grading system


Grade 5 Whitewater Rafting New Zealand

This is a world class, half-day white water rafting trip on the Rangitikei River. With 10 major Grade 4-5 rapids on this 12 km run, plus numerous smaller rapids, there is plenty to get excited about.
Duration: Half Day
Season: All Year Round

The Awesome Scenic Rafting Adventure

With over 30 Grade 2 (easy) rapids, a side hike to a spectacular waterfall (weather dependent) and a riverside lunch, the 13 km section of the Rangitikei River downstream from the Lodge is perfect for all ages.
Duration: Full Day
Season: 1st October to 30th April

Inflatable Kayaking – Fun Family Day River Trip

A family rafting adventure on the Scenic section downstream from River Valley Lodge sounds just the ticket. A heap of fun, side hike, lunch on the river – what could be better?
Duration: Full day
Season: 1st October to 30th April

Float n’ Fly Fish

Let us take you to places on the Rangitikei River that hardly anyone manages to reach. We do this by raft. This is a Day Raft/Fishing Trip
Duration: Full Day
Season: 1st October to 30th April

Inflatable Kayaking – Grade 5 Rapids Half Day

It is summer time. Days are hot, the water is warm, and just the time to go white water rafting. Right? Now is the opportunity to try your hand at Inflatable Kayaking. A fun option for playing on the river
Duration: Half Day
Season: January to March depending on river levels



Speak to one of our friendly adventure consultants who would love to help you out.

0800 248666