Roaring Meg
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Roaring Meg

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 2 day(s)
Group Size: 3 - 20 people
Destination(s): New Zealand  
Specialty Categories: Canoeing/Kayaking/Rafting  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 135 New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 135 New Zealand Dollar (NZD)

6km of some of NZ's best high volume white water and definitely our most popular trip. The Roaring Meg has something for everybody with big fast flowing rapids, standing waves, boils, whirlpools and finishes with a peaceful flat section to get your breath back and take in the fantastic scenery of the historic Kawarau River.

Haven't had enough?
We head back to the top and have another run for a total of 10km leaving you a fully qualified Frog with a big grin. "Like a giant
hydro slide through the mountains"

Meeting points:
* Wanaka - Log Cabin on the lakefront. Outside booking desk or at accommodation by arrangement.
* Queenstown - Outside the Station on the Camp Street side. Outside booking desk or at accommodation by arrangement.

Note: Clients with own transport - meet at Roaring Meg Power Station on State Highway 6 - 60 km from Wanaka, 45 km from Queenstown.
Meeting times - Wanaka - 8am and 1pm
Queenstown - 8.15am and 1.15pm

Roaring Meg Power Station - 8.50am and 1.50pm
Xtras - Toilet facilities, locked gear storage, excellent viewpoints for non-participating spectators, snacks, drinks and local fresh fruit, digital photography available for purchase after the trip.
Operator comment - An awesome half day out for all ages and abilities. No previous experience required just a bit of water confidence and a 'go for it attitude'.

Note:
- Client requirements: Swimsuit. Towel. Medication if required.
- Minimum Age: 12 years

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

About This Supplier
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Location: New Zealand
Joined InfoHub: Nov 2008

In the late 70's some keen Frenchmen were lying on bags full of lifejackets and polystyrene and floating downstream through river rapids high up in the Alps. In 1981 the first sledge or "hydrospeed" was built and since it's become a recognized sport with competitions organized every year. River...

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