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“Brilliant 3 day classic and 1 day white water”
Review of Mohaka Rafting

Mohaka Rafting
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: 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.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed January 20, 2014

Our family of 2 adults and 2 teens had a fantastic trip. Norm had been very accommodating and helpful with organising it and Wild Bill the guide was a lot of fun and very good company. The helicopter in was awesome, the forest pristine, saw blue duck and robin, the food great (but no poached eggs Bill!), and the cliff jumps and rapids exhiliarating. And hot pools in the middle of the bush! We did the 3 day/2 night rafting and then the 1 day grade 3: we can't wait for the chance to come back for the bigger stuff. Thanks to you all! we felt well looked after and it was great value.

1  Thank Rob W
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"wet suits"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"flora and fauna"
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"free photos"
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"raft guide"
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"professional outfit"
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"great fun"
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Reviewed January 18, 2014

My daughters and I had a fantastic 4 day/3 night trip with Mohaka Rafting. It was an experience we will all treasure. The guides were wonderful and couldn't do enough for us. Everyone's wishes were accommodated and we all had such great fun. The guides all had their individual strengths which

The meals were amazing (thank you Kaylie for your great organization) and Graham's jokes were priceless. Maja added her own flair and fun.

The best part was the last day of grade 3 rapids, jumping off cliffs and floating down the river in our wetsuits.

A great family experience.

Thank BarbaraRotorua
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Reviewed January 11, 2014

Just completed a trip with guides Graham B, & Kailee M. Our family loved every minute of it and the enthusiastic Canadian guides were excellent. Our kids loved the challenges & thrill of rafting and the campsites were good & catering superb. Overall Norm & the back up crew were great, so we felt we were in good hands all the way. We'd do it all again in a heartbeat. Highly recommended!!!

Thank JohnHills2014
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Reviewed January 10, 2014

One of the best attraction & activity in Central North Island.
We were lucky enough to go with a group of about 28 people on four rafts.
We went for grade 3 experience.
The river starts very gently and then goes on to grade 3.
The raft guides are the most friendliest and intelligent people on earth, in fact they look after you.
They made the experience very good and left a deep impact on all.
The scenery along the river is breath taking.
A must do activity & great value for money.
For more brave they have grade 5 and for seniors grade 1& 2
Enjoy and make the most of it on your visit.

Thank rishAuckland
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Reviewed January 7, 2014

We did the grade 3 and it was an amazing day out, it was a lot of fun. Thanks heaps to our guide Bill for getting even my mom to cliff jump, you rock!!! We'll be back to do the grade 4/5!

Thank Kaitlyn B
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