Sledging - Riverboarding

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Ride grade 2-3 Roaring Meg rapids on custom made river sledges, which are buoyant, manoeuvrable, easy to hold on to and channelled to fit the body comfortably.  

This is an action-packed adventure.  After an introduction to the basic sledging techniques, you'll begin in a secret calm eddy.  Here you must perform the minimum skills required to experience this trip.

As you navigate to the main flow, hold on tight and feel the power of the river as adrenaline kicks in.  Ride fast-flowing rapids, blast through waves, spin on giant whirlpools and try wicked rock jumps. 

Finish the trip with a relaxing float in the pristine water of the Kawarau River and enjoy the magnificent scenery.

Sledging is ideal for those who want the riverboarding experience but are lacking in confidence.

Pricing:

-  Adults:  $255 / Children: $235 per person.
-  Family:  $880 
-  Minimum age of 12 years.
-  Season runs from the September - May

Departures:

Transport from Queenstown is provided.  Or, self-drive to base.

Need To Know:
 
  • Duration - About 4.5 hours with up to 2 hours in the river.
  • Supplied - 5mm full steam wetsuit, booties, life jacket, helmet, fins and board.
  • Please bring - Swimwear and towel, plus a sense of adventure.

Other River Trips:

River Surfing
Conquer grade 2-3/4 rapids on a bodyboard.
Drifting
Float on bodyboards through a high-volume river at a gentler pace.

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Directions

37 Shotover Street, Queenstown

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  • Moderately Priced

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  • All Ages

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  • A View To Die For
  • Adrenaline
  • Adventure
  • Nature

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