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Wet 'n' Wild Rafting Company
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With over 30 years safely rafting New Zealand Rivers we have an accumulated wealth of rafting knowledge and experience to share with you. Daily rafting options on the Wairoa, Kaituna, and Rangitaiki Rivers. Multi-day Wilderness river journeys on the...more
58a Fryer Road, Hamurana 3097, New Zealand
+64 7-348 3191
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first water rafting ever and I was so scared but Pete and his team were very professional and calmed my nerves. We had so much fun!! Plus I was not cold inspite of the weather. They lend you fleece and wet suit...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your in Vegas I highly recommend this !! Really well run and the rapids are pretty sweet, the waterfalls definitely make it worth giving it a go.

1  Thank Jwdan Awaski S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice staff takes good care of you from check in, getting you gear, traveling to the starting point, guiding the team and getting everyone home safe. I didn't realize how many drops were involved, especially the 7 meter one- so fun! The raft ahead...More

Thank KatrineB311
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We very much enjoyed our rafting experience with Wet n' Wild, they are very organised and we would definitely recommend them. Our guide Hos was very informative and made everyone feel at ease throughout the ride. Can't wait for our next trip with you!

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Super excited experience-adrenaline injection Great atmosphere,very friendly people. It MUST occur on your activities list as an awesome attraction while being in Rotorua. My recommendation

Thank Tomasz C
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Kaituna River rafting was amazing and we had heaps of fun! The instructors made the trip fantastic, ensured that we all understood their instructions and made sure that everyone was safe down the 7m waterfall. The water was nice and warm when we went during...More

Thank Moon980
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Our two families, kids teen and twenties, did an amazing trip on the lower Mohaka over Easter. The scenery is incredible: remote gorges with wonderful rock formations and fossils. Birds including whio - and of course lots of rapids. Pete, Mike and the team were...More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We had the best experience with Pete and his team. We did the Kaituna river on Saturday and loved it so much we booked for the Wairoa on Sunday. First time rafting and we felt safe at all times and the guys and girls made...More

Thank Verna C
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We absolutely loved it and 3/4 of us will definitely do some rafting again! It was scary when the boat flipped ( Do not happen often) But it was so much fun otherwise and Peter really knew what he was talking about and we had...More

Thank Malin H
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We rafted the Rangataiki River at Murapara and had an authentic kiwi experience. We booked the Kaituna trip to do with visiting friends but that got cancelled due to river levels so did this trip instead. Having done both, I can recommend this trip as...More

Thank Brandon W
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9 October 2017|
Response from raftingwetnwild | Property representative |
You can book through our web site . Let us know the river , date and numbers wanting to raft and we will confirm availability King regards Pete
14 October 2015|
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Response from raftingwetnwild | Property representative |
Hi there , if you raft the Rangitaiki river there are no stairs, and the most you would have to walk is 10 meters from our van to the rivers edge at the start of the river and the same at the finish of the river, please... More