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Mohaka Rafting

Mohaka Rafting offers guests an unparalleled North Island day trip rafting experience. The stunning Mohaka River gorge has everything from scenic half-day grade 2 raft and duckie (inflatable kayak) trips, to the best grade 4/5 rafting New Zealand has to offer.

$115.00 per person

$95.00 Children (under 12)

The Grade 2 trip on the Mohaka River is a half day event. This trip allows you to experience a seldom traveled New Zealand river gorge without the commitment of a full day trip. Experience gentle whitewater, pleasant places to swim and float as you take in the scenery. Recommended for those 5 and older. This trip is designed for young families and those that wish to sit back and relax. There are only very small rapids on this section

What to Expect:

  • Trips begin at our base at 9:00 am (different start time can be arranged)
  • Shuttles to and from river in our bus
  • Grade 2 rapids
  • Swimming opportunities
  • Amazing scenery
  • About 2 hours on the water (trip length will vary with water levels and group sizes)
  • Trip ends at our base around 1:00 pm

$165.00 per person

The Grade 3 trip on the Mohaka River is a full day event. This trip allows you to get out into New Zealand’s backcountry to experience fun whitewater and amazing scenery. Recommended for those 12 and older.

What to Expect:

  • Trip begins at our base at 9:30 am
  • Shuttles to and from the river in our bus
  • Grade 3 rapids
  • Swimming opportunities
  • Amazing scenery
  • Cliff jumping (by choice)
  • About 4 hours on the water (trip length will vary with water levels and group sizes)
  • Trip ends at our base around 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm (depending on water levels)

$210.00 per person

The Grade 4/5 trip on the Mohaka River is a full day event. This is honestly one of New Zealand’s best whitewater runs. Technical rapids within amazing canyons – you need to be prepared to paddle to make sure you keep the raft where it needs to be. Guests should be fit enough to exert themselves for several minutes without great strain. We need a minimum of 8 people to run the trip. Recommended for those 16 and older.

What to Expect

  • Trip begins at our base at 9:00 am
  • Shuttles to and from river in our bus
  • Grade 3-5 rapids
  • Swimming opportunities
  • Stunning 200m canyons
  • About 5 hours on the water (trip length will vary with water levels and group sizes)
  • Trip ends at our base around 6:00 pm

We supply: River gear (helmet, life jacket, fleece, splash jacket, wetsuit and river shoes), waterproof containers

You need to bring: towel, swimsuit and clothes to change into after trip, light snack or lunch

Make a booking

Make a booking enquiry and a Napier i-SITE consultant will contact you shortly with booking options.

All bookings are subject to availability and will be confirmed after booking has been received.

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100 Marine Parade, Napier South, Napier 4110
Open every day from 9.00am to 5.00pm

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