Tongariro River Rafting, Turangi

Tongariro River Rafting is a 100% Kiwi company owned by local husband and wife team Garth and Leigh Oakden.

Garth has been a rafting guide on the Tongariro since 1987 and knows these waters like few others.

All our guides are fully trained rafting professionals, our equipment is top quality and the company is 100% compliant with all safe rafting requirements.
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  • 4 mates from Work, Bayleys Wellington embarked on a guided fishing trip by raft striaght out of level 3 lock down. It was world class and a must for any fly fisherman. Thanks Garth and Paul.  more »
  • I was a little nervous to start with but really enjoyed everything. The briefing was clear and thorough and the white water rafting was great fun. All equipment/clothing was provided for us. Our...  more »
  • Drew our guide was fabulous! Such a nice guy. Highly professional and very experienced. Highly recommend the family float for first timers! Being a big girl I was stressing about not being able to fit into the wet suits! Wasted my time, had a wetsuit for any shape! Such nice people and made me feel so comfortable. Kids loved it so much. If we weren’t leaving town tomorrow we would be back to try stage 3! A+++
  • My friend and I went on the Blue duck river rafting experience, epic experience highlight of our whole trip, experience New Zealand at its best. Rene, Natasha and the team were all lovely! Highly recommend :)
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