Rafting down a Grade 2 river will make certain for an exciting and enjoyable experience. The river changes quickly – drift down calm, serene waters to rough and rocky rapids.
Our experienced guides mean anyone can enjoy our Hanmer Springs Attractions rafting adventure. The rafts can seat up to 9 people including the guide, so this is perfect for families and groups. Be sure to bring your swim gear, a towel and plenty of sunscreens.
Hanmer Springs provides an idyllic backdrop to an unforgettable rafting experience. Set amongst stunning mountains and marble land formations, it’s easy to see why this is a favourite adventure for many.
Once you have completed our raft trip, you get an exciting jet boat ride to return you to our base.
What you need to know
9am to 5pm Thursday to Monday (closed Tuesday & Wednesday)
6 years Child age 6-13 years
What you need to bring
Weather dependant clothes
Swimwear to wear under the wetsuit,
Towel, and sunscreen
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All of our activities are located in Hanmer Springs, just a 90 minute drive north of Christchurch. Our booking office is located in the Hanmer Springs township. Our activities are located at our river base (just before the bridge after the turnoff to the township).
For transport from Christchurch to Hanmer Springs and return, take the Hanmer Connection Shuttle Bus (ph 0800 242 663).
For guests staying in Hanmer Springs we offer a complimentary return shuttle. This service is available from your accommodation to our attractions.
Hanmer Springs Attractions reserves the right to refuse participation should any person be affected by alcohol, medication or any other substance such that they may be a risk to themselves or others.