White Water Sledging - Kaituna River. Take the river on at eye level as you are in charge of your own sledging vessel. Propelled through the water with flipper on your feet and assisted by White Water Sledging NZ qualified guides. This is the ultimate adrenaline rush.

White Water Sledging - Kaituna River

Rafting - Rotorua
Price: Starting from NZ $99.00 per person

Kaitiaki are NZ's pioneers in sledging. Taking sledging to its ultimate extreme... tailoring sledging to allow a safe but enjoyable adventure for people with no prior experience. Kaitiaki Adventures is a Rotorua based whitewater rafting and sledging business based at Hells Gate.

In the late 70's some keen Frenchmen were lying on bags full of life jackets and polystyrene, floating down stream. In 1981 the first water sledge was built (hydrospeed or hydrospeeding) it's now a professional sport in Europe and gaining popularity around the world including New Zealand.

Hard to believe no experience is required but Kaitiaki Adventures Rotorua will give you all the training and safety equipment of the highest standard to make your journey a safe yet unforgettable time.

Something for everyone on this excursion: beautiful scenery, play holes and awesome rapids to negotiate your way through as you are in charge of your own vessel- propelled by the flippers on your feet, our guides are there to encourage and motivate you and help where necessary, awesome family fun.

All changing facilities are provided.

  • No experience is necessary as full training an guidance is given.
  • All equipment is supplied
  • NZ's Best Gear and Guidance
  • Safety is Paramount
  • Entertainment is Guaranteed

You are equipped with a padded wetsuit, booties, life jacket, helmet and fins for kicking, providing propulsion and steering. Your chest rests on the board and your arms are tucked neatly inside for good grip and control.

Round trip of 3.5hrs including courtesy transport.

No experience necessary. Age limit 13years old.

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