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Start with an unforgettable coach trip through Skippers Canyon, famous for it’s exciting cliff edges, enough to get your adrenaline pumping before we hit the water. Experience grade 3–5 whitewater rapids in one of the most scenic environments in the world. The rapids can change on a daily basis, but be assured your guides are expertly trained and have a keen sense of adventure. They will guide you through canyons, navigate the rapids and the famous 170m Oxenbridge tunnel to finish.

Queenstown Rafting

4 Hours 30 Minutes

$199 NZD

Head to the Shotover Canyon for an epic rafting experience on the Shotover river, with rapids ranging from grade 3 to 5

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Real NZ

Important Information
  • Minimum age 13, under 18 years must be accompanied by guardian
  • minimum weight 40kg, maximum weight 120kg
  • Grade 3-5 whitewater rapids
  • Paddle through a 170m tunnel
  • Drive the famous Skippers Canyon Road
  • Raft the Moana-Roa (big water) Chief section of rapids: Aftershock, Squeeze, Toilet & Oh Sh*t – to name a few
  • Portages may be required based on changes to the water level and flow.
  • You need to be water competent with moderate fitness
  • Travelers with a heart condition or taking heart medication are not able to participate

What’s included:

  • Shuttle bus from our Queenstown store to the Rafting Base
  • Full wetsuit, rafting clothing and all safety equipment
  • Extensive safety briefing
  • Shuttle bus to Deep Creek via Skippers Canyon Road
  • Rafting on the Shotover River
  • Hot showers at Rafting Base
  • Return shuttle to downtown Queenstown

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