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Packrafting New Zealand

Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 3-445 3080
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An epic adventure with skilled professionals. The Fiordland Explorer is hard to beat if you're... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andrew B
Raft and Ramble 20-12-2017

Wow, what can I say except it was a totally awesome and an exceptionally fun day. Loaded with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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When it comes to outdoor adventure, we hate to choose between things. Thankfully, packrafts keep us from having to! We think you just can't beat the mix of hiking, climbing, camping and paddling that these little boats make possible. You get to experience the land in so many different ways, hiking through forests, up glacier carved valleys or over mountains; paddling across lakes, down rivers or
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“waiau river” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
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+64 3-445 3080

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An epic adventure with skilled professionals. The Fiordland Explorer is hard to beat if you're looking for the opportunity to leave the crowds and explore one of the most rugged and spectacular parts of New Zealand. Arno is a true professional focused on providing a...More

Thank Andrew B
Packraftingnz, Owner at Packrafting New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI Andrew You could be getting you wish of more adventures - looks like the trip down the south could be a go ! Thanks heaps for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, what can I say except it was a totally awesome and an exceptionally fun day. Loaded with spectacular views both on the water and hiking through the forest. The guide had excellent knowledge of the area and very professional. I loved every minute of...More

Thank CJ102017
Packraftingnz, Owner at Packrafting New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review. Glad you liked the food spend all night making it :-) Australia is too warm anyways better come back over to Nz ;-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These amazing people also take paddle boarding trips down the Waiau. As a family this is something we all enjoyed from the 10 year old to my husband. We had a blast, we tried a few rapids, jumped off a rope swing and enjoyed the...More

Thank KimHartley2016
Packraftingnz, Owner at Packrafting New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Kim shame i could come with you guys on that day sounds like a good day out

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had been hiking in Australia and New Zealand for a week, and I thought it would be fun to mix it up a bit and I am so glad we did. First let me put out there that neither of us...More

Thank Emily H
Packraftingnz, Owner at Packrafting New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Guys Thanks a lot for the review and good to hear Andy is onto it :-).

Reviewed 27 April 2017

My partner and I did the Raft & Ramble excursion which starts roughly midway through the Waiau River (which features an iconic film location for all you LOTR fans out there) and ended up in the North-Eastern side of the Manapouri river. The views are...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Arno and Andy took great care of all of us ranging in age from 10 to 50. The entire group enjoyed themselves - thanks for a wonderful day on the river. It was a fun introduction to pack rafting - by the end we were...More

Thank reina n
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I did the 6 day Hollyford / Pyke loop pack rafting trip with my Sister and her Husband. This loop is ideal for pack rafting with a very good mix of rafting and hiking. The scenery was absolutely astounding, from glacier clad mountains to pristine...More

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My brother, husband, and I did a 6 day trip with Andy and Arno and we all agreed it was the best part of our trip! The 6 day trip takes you out on the Hollyford/Pyke Loop where you will see some absolutely stunning scenery...More

1  Thank Andrea N
Packraftingnz, Owner at Packrafting New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Thanks for the review guys! It has been an awesome trip and we can't wait to do it again. If you ever come back down this way let us know. Arno & Andy

Reviewed 28 March 2017

we went pack rafting down waiau river and Ellington river which had the most beautiful scenery The guides were top notch great teachers and encouragers and the trip was fantastic

Thank Sue P
Packraftingnz, Owner at Packrafting New Zealand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Hi Sue - great you liked it ! and thanks a lot for the review.

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mikeg20142014
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Response from Packraftingnz | Property representative |
Hi Guys We can certainly look after you food wise :-) ! Best month is always hard to answer i love the winter month for example but if i had to pick a month and a trip it would be the January trip ! Always good to go away... More
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