All Rafting Trips

From Half-Day White-Water Rafting to 6-Day Multiday Rafting Trips

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Discover the magic and beauty of exploring some of the world’s most beautiful rivers on one of our rafting tours.

Whether you’re looking for a short action-packed trip or something more relaxing and discovery focused, River Valley rafting can provide an unforgettable experience. We offer a world-class half-day white water rafting trip with 10 major Grade 4-5 rapids over 12km. Or if you’d like something a little more relaxing we offer scenic discovery adventures suitable for the whole family where you will be able to soak up the stunning scenery.


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, amazing scenery 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

Rangitikei River Explorer

To totally immerse yourself in nature – a five-day, six-night multi-day rafting and riverside camping trip exploring the Rangitikei River, finishing with 1 night stay at the exclusive Rathmoy Lodge.
Duration: 5 Days and 6 Nights
Season: 15th October to 31st March

Mountains to Vineyard

An Overnight Rafting trip on the Ngaruroro River in Hawkes Bay. Wilderness scenery, riding rapids, sumptuous food, comfy riverside camping.
Duration: 2 Days
Season: 4th Oct to 4th Dec (water levels permitting)

The Lodge to Lodge

Seldom do we take up the rare opportunities to explore beautiful rivers for more than a few hours.
Duration: 2 Days
Season: 1st Septmber to 31st May

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 December to 30th April

Fantail Canyon Overnight Rafting Trip

A fully catered, fun, adventurous overnight river trip suitable for all the family
Duration: 2 Days
Season: 1st November to 31st March

The Rangitikei Headwater Expedition

Have you done a few rafting trips and experienced everything that short duration rafting can offer you? This 3-day trip will exceed your wildest rafting dreams.
Duration: 3 Days
Season: 1st November to 31st March

Mokai Canyon Three Day River Trip

A fully-catered, fun, adventurous river trip suitable for all the family. This summer tear the children away from the TV and head off for 3-days riverside camping and rafting.
Duration: 3 Days
Season: 1st November to 31st March

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

Inflatable Kayaking – Fun Family Day 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

The Epic Rangitikei

A 3-day adventure rafting trip, featuring the highlights of the Rangitikei river.  Experience the thrill of the Grade 5 whitewater section and the stunning backdrop of our scenic section all in one epic trip.
Duration: 3 Days
Season: 1st November to 31st March

Specialty Wooden Dory Trips on the Whanganui River

Travel the iconic Whanganui Journey in a specialty wooden river dory.  These beautiful boats carry you comfortably down the Whanganui River and through the National Park.  This is a unique way in which to experience New Zealand’s most popular river trip.
Duration: 3 – 6 days
Season: 11th October to 31st March


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

0800 248666