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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took this tour today and enjoyed it thoroughl! Lamar was a great driver and very informative about the region and cultural history of the area. We especially enjoyed wading through the thermal creek and squeezing through the crevasse in the rock to a warm...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Connector613726
Reviewed 2 days ago

From being picked up Lamar was very informative as we made a few stop at hot lakes and mud pools. We geared up with wet suits and warm tops for trip back. Once on the water we had safety drill then warmed up with some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nicola J
Reviewed 2 days ago

Thank you so much New Zealand River Jet for such a memorable trip. Thrills, relaxing, informative and fun. Thank you Cam for making the experience just so....

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mountaindaisy79
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Squeeze is fantastic, pristine and totally unexpected warm waterfall. The crew were helpful and enthusuiastic

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank edwardogden
Reviewed 5 days ago

These guys and gals are amazing. I took a group of 40 Students down to take part in what they have to offer and everyone in the group were blown away. I would fully recommend this event for a group or family visit. Good work...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank unlimitedsigns
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My soon to be husband, his mates and our young son started their day here for his stag do. Throughly enjoyed themselves and the staff went above and beyond to make it special. Now our son wants a fast boat haha. Thank you river jet!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Melissa K
Squeeze1, Front Office Manager at New Zealand Riverjet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Melissa for an awesome review! We had a great time hosting the stag do. We especially liked the fairy wings your soon to be husband was rocking! - NZ Riverjet Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided at the last miniute to book this attaction, what a result could not fault anything our driver Lemar made the attaction for both of us with his informative information and knowledge of the river and surrounding area, passing through the squeeze and onto the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael H
Squeeze1, Front Office Manager at New Zealand Riverjet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for writing a great review Michael! We're proud to say that our tours boast one of the best attractions in the region! - NZ Riverjet Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked to do just the scenic ride but also did The Squeeze which I highly recommend. Fast and really fun, our driver Lamar was really good and looked after us, on the trip back we had a minor technical issue which the team handled...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank brodiealastair
Squeeze1, Front Office Manager at New Zealand Riverjet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Brodie for an awesome review! It was our pleasure taking the two of you out on the Waikato River for an awesome day! We are so glad you had a great time. - NZ Riverjet Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant day out and Cam was great value. Recommended so much that my 8 year old son insisted we review!

Thank GardnerGroup
Squeeze1, Front Office Manager at New Zealand Riverjet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you (and your 8 year old son!!) for leaving a review. It makes our day to hear that you had a great time. - NZ Riverjet Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lemar was a great guide and took car of me and my 7year old son. Interesting commentary and plenty of thrills

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Nichollette E | Reviewed this property |
I think you'd be fine. if in doubt, take pool goggles
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Response from 1YearLater | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lori We dawdled taking photos and enjoying the scenery and it was less than 20 mins each way, 20 mins playing/posing at the waterfall. Water on the walk was less than 600mm on 7 Jan 2015 but looks deeper in August: eg... More
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