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Wet 'n' Wild Rafting Company

58a Fryer Road, Hamurana 3097, New Zealand
+64 7-348 3191
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The whole experience was awesome, great customer service. I got to experience going down the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Nur Aliya J
Uncomparable experience!

Took the Grade 3/4 white water rafing trip on Rangitaiki river with my wife. Pete and his team were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Msida, Malta
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With over 30 years safely rafting New Zealand Rivers we have an accumulated wealth of rafting knowledge and experience to share with you. Daily rafting options on the Wairoa, Kaituna, and Rangitaiki Rivers. Multi-day Wilderness river journeys on the Motu and Mohaka rivers. Choose from a unique range of experiences, wild whitewater to leisurely scenic floats. Combine with Helicopter and Mountainbiking. Raft with experienced Guides who take your safety seriously.
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58a Fryer Road, Hamurana 3097, New Zealand
+64 7-348 3191
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The whole experience was awesome, great customer service. I got to experience going down the longest waterfall for white water rafting. The guides were very friendly and made sure we were safe throughout the activity. I would definitely do this again if I have the...More

Thank Nur Aliya J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the Grade 3/4 white water rafing trip on Rangitaiki river with my wife. Pete and his team were more than helpful in preparing our gear. After a safety briefing we were out getting Wet 'n Wild (14 km of rapids), followed by a hot...More

Thank MalteseDining
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of four and none of us had ever rafted before. We did the Kaituna trip which includs the world’s highest commercially rafted waterfall. We were made to feel welcome and were kitted out before jumping on the bus for the short drive to the...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pete, Hoss and Mike were great from the get go and had us all kitted out in no time. We were with quite a large group but everyone was included and made welcome. We headed out to the river and were shown some safety tips...More

Thank JesseStephens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pete and his crew were amazing from the time we arrived to the time we left. Friendly, funny and very knowledgeable and everything is about safety first. The rafting itself is super fun and at all times I felt like I was in safe hands...More

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

No experience but decided to tackle 5 Grade first - Wairoa. Pete and Hoss great with us novice bunch. Friendly guides, patient with teaching us the 'moves'. Definitely intend booking with them again to do the Rangataiki

Thank del_b
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Thanks Pete for lending some of your gear to the Rotorua Emergency Response Team, having that gear helped a great deal while the Team was working during the recent Edgecumbe floods. Your help and support to the Team and community it is very appreciated.

Thank D M
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Both were really great, Wairoa is heaps longer. The raft guides talked a lot of hilarious niggle. I shouldn't have splashed mike got a bit carried away. I am not sure about diesel on a bonfire.. Pete guided our raft and performed an outstanding rescue...More

Thank Sam V
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We originally booked the kaituna however the banks burst and we were provided reasonable alternative options. Rangitaiki river was very enjoyable, beautiful scenery , intimate experience led by highly competent experienced instructors (Mike and Katie ). We laughed the entire time and enjoyed Mike's kiwi...More

1  Thank marconkel
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We originally booked for the Kaituna which unfortunately was closed due to flooding. Throughout the communication from Wet'n'Wild was outstanding and they were really good at making sure the floods didn't affect us. We ended up deciding to raft the Rangitaiki River instead and definitely...More

1  Thank Thomas G
raftingwetnwild, Public Relations Manager at Wet 'n' Wild Rafting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thanks for your review ! I love that you got the essence of what we are about :) Hope to see you back rafting with us again on another great river. Cheers

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Leanne W
9 October 2017|
Response from raftingwetnwild | Property representative |
You can book through our web site . Let us know the river , date and numbers wanting to raft and we will confirm availability King regards Pete
14 October 2015|
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Response from raftingwetnwild | Property representative |
Hi there , if you raft the Rangitaiki river there are no stairs, and the most you would have to walk is 10 meters from our van to the rivers edge at the start of the river and the same at the finish of the river, please... More