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Mohaka Rafting

3408 State Highway 5 | Time Out Titiokura Bed and Breakfast, Napier 4182, New Zealand
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A must do in and around Napier

Thoroughly professional outfit catering for the novice (me) through to the thrill seeker (partner... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
SharkyQ
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Brisbane Region, Australia
Absolutely fantastic !!!!

What an amazing adventure! We were two couples on the grade three full day excursion. The guys... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
thedon1875
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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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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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“grade rapids” (23 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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3408 State Highway 5 | Time Out Titiokura Bed and Breakfast, Napier 4182, New Zealand

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Thoroughly professional outfit catering for the novice (me) through to the thrill seeker (partner) who holds little fear. Safety is paramount with this company yet they still catered sufficiently for people the likes of me. Well done to Norm Brown and the team. We’ll be...More

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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi. Thanks for the review. I appreciate the comments. it is great to know how the company is running. I will let the guides know of your comments. Thanks again Norm

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing adventure! We were two couples on the grade three full day excursion. The guys at Mohaka really put together an amazing experience. The journey begins slowly and the river eases you through a pleasant gentle float to some high octane grade three...More

Thank thedon1875
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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review. Yes we are blessed with a great river and even more blessed to have a guy like Mad Dog. I shall let him know of your comments. Hope to see you back on the Grade 5 one day.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been taking school groups down the Mohaka for years and Mohaka Rafting is the best. Very professional, informative and fun guides. Norm the owner is excellent to deal with and couldn't be more helpful. Thoroughly recommend

Thank Greg B
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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Greg for the review. Great to get pupils down the river and looking at all it has to offer. See you again next year

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Couldn't have asked for a better day out with the team at Mohaka Rafting. Antz, our guide, was incredible and made us feel at ease whilst joking with us the whole day. The scenery is amazing and I can't recommend this enough. Thank you so...More

Thank Lisa S
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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for you review. We are certainly blessed with a great river and the guides love it. Hope to see you on the Grade 5

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hard not too notice all of the 5 star ratings already-and they're right. We were a group of 4, and did a Grade 3 trip. A couple of us have rafted before, and this is an absolute standout compared to other rivers. We were in...More

Thank jacob s
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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thanks for that review. Always great to hear the guy's are out there having fun and giving the guests the same fun.Staying safe is what we are about as you have referred to. Thanks for coming and sharing what we have. All the best.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked direct online after a planned stop whilst on a cruise this is fun for all ages experienced guides ,so much fun had a must to do we did the grade 2 which is a relaxing one you can even go for a quick dip...More

Thank Natalie S
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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments Natalie. Hope to see you on one of the other trips one day. Happy travels.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was great! Perfect mixture of scenery, rapids, extreme sport and nature! Thoroughly enjoyed it!! Gwyn was a great guide with allot of knowledge about the native wildlife and history along the river.

Thank kalle701
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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. Always great to get feedback. Its even better to know that you enjoyed the trip.

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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome grade 3 white water rafting experience with my family!! Luka the rafting guy was amazing, he made us feel safe. Such a brilliant experience, I would highly recommend to anyone! such a great day out

Thank Emma W
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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Hi Emma, Thanks for the review. I Will let Lucio know of your appreciation. Its great for the guides to get feed back and also great for us as a company. Thanks again Happy travels, Norm

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Reviewed February 10, 2018

Absolutely awesome day out, professionally run operation and great guides. Grade 4-5 rapids made for an exciting ride down a spectacular river. Stunning location, must do.

Thank larabell67
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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

It's good to hear you enjoyed your trip!

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

We did the grade 4/5 trip and it was so much fun. The guides were friendly and good at their jobs, and the river was beautiful. The company provides great gear to keep you warm (if not dry). The rapids were great and we felt...More

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Norm B, Owner at Mohaka Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

It's nice to hear that the little details stand out to you too! We try our best to make sure everyone feels special on trip. Hope to see you again one day.

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BevCS
March 18, 2017|
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Response from Norm B | Property representative |
Yes, You will need to take one of the first free shuttles into the I-site (about 5 minutes). We will collect you from there. We guarantee to get you back in time. As long as you catch one of the first shuttles if we have any... More
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petervoy
September 18, 2016|
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Response from Norm B | Property representative |
Hi Robyn Yes, we have a cruise ship package. Unfortunately you will only have time for the Grade 2 float trip. Our package includes all shuttles from Napier and back to Napier, a light lunch and all rafting equipment to... More
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