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Address: 3408 State Highway 5 RD 2 | New Zealand, Napier 4182, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 6-839 1808
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Description: Mohaka Rafting is situated at Napier in Hawkes Bay, North Island, New...
Mohaka Rafting is situated at Napier in Hawkes Bay, North Island, New Zealand provides day and multi-day trips on grade 2, 3, and Grade 5 water. Grade 2 is for young families. The full day grade 3 is our most popular trip - cliff jumps, gorges, and canyons, visit a gold mine and swim rapids in a full day adventure. The Grade 5 is for serious rafters. All have awesome scenery. Rafting expeditions; Helicopter in - raft out through the Kaweka Forest Park over 3 or 4 days. Camp at thermal pools, float, swim, cliff jump, or sit back and relax your way back to our base.
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Grade 3 rafting

Wish I'd known about these local guys ages ago. Had the best day with an amazing Canadian guide. Beautiful scenery and lots of laughs with a couple of screams of excitement thrown... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
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Napier, New Zealand
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Napier, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW via mobile

Wish I'd known about these local guys ages ago. Had the best day with an amazing Canadian guide. Beautiful scenery and lots of laughs with a couple of screams of excitement thrown in. Will definitely be doing this again, and amping it up to the next grade.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

My husband and I decided to try the Grade 3 rafting trip and Gwynn was our guide. Norm, the owner got us kitted out in our wetsuits and Drew drove us to the drop point. Drew and Gwynn were super friendly and as seasoned champion rafters themselves, very knowledgeable. Gwynn taught us the basics as far as raft skills and... More 

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Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This was a great experience. Felt safe and that the guides knew what they were doing. This was a full days rafting and it was pretty tiring. Young kids might find it too much.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Ashleigh and our Canadian rafting guide (sorry forgot his name) gave our party of 4 people a fantastic day out on the river. You don't need to take any gear because the company provides everything (footwear, wetsuit, fleece jacket, splash cape, helmet and life jacket). We went on a grade 2 because of time limitations of being on a cruise... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I'm a little scared of white water, but after my partner emphasized I'd only love the trip i decided that I would give it a go.. In fact three of us were scardy cats.. I thought that if I didn't like it, I'd get out and walk the scarey bits...well there weren't any but there were a few thrills and... More 

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Maungaturoto, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We did the 3 day river rafting with Mohaka in January. All 3 of our guides went out of the way to provide a fantastic experience. Great company, high safety standard and 3 course meals with all the trimmings cooked for us, while we lounged around, was an unexpected bonus. Wow we certainly did not leave hungry. Mohaka river is... More 

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Otane, New Zealand
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We had the best time on the grade 4/5 tour last weekend. We were well equipped and the guides were fantastic. It was scary, adrenaline-packed, yet had some of the beautiful scenery I've seen. I actually enjoyed the quiet bits to soak up the beauty and atmosphere almost as much as the rapids. Safety is a huge priority for these... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Best rafting ever!! The guides where awesome and everything felt very safe. Much of adrenalin lots of fun. Recommend Mohaka rafting big time! :) Thank you very much for a fantastic day // from the Swedes Linda & Ramin

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I have done a Grade 3 and Grade 5 Tour with Mohaka Rafting and we had heaps of fun. I've never done rafting before in my life so it was my first experience and I can recommed it to everyone. The guides are really friendly and look after you. I'll definetly visit them again!!

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

A collective Christmas present for the whole family, a Grade 5 trip down the Mohaka. The guides were most bodacious and we had an excellent day. We are definitely going to go again, next time we would like to organise the two-day trip.

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