Taumarunui - Whakahoro: Self Guided 2 Day Scenic Canoe Trip

2
Departing from Taumarunui Canoe Hire

Guide

Transport

Equipment

Duration:
2 Days
Starting at:
07:00
Bookings Essential

You can take a two-day leisurely paddle from Taumarunui to Whakahoro (57km), making the most of the exciting rapids, wildlife and beautiful scenery of the upper reaches. The second day is where you come into more great waterfalls, always amazing scenery and outstanding rock formations.

Day one starts at 7am with a safety briefing on all you need to know in order to have an enjoyable and safe journey! You will then get fitted out and gear checked before being sent on your way. You will paddle at least 22km to Ohinepane or a little further on to Poukaria DOC campsites (you need to book these yourself). The DOC campsites on the Taumarunui to Whakahoro section are all on the right hand side of the bank.

Day two you carry on with your scenic paddle to Whakahoro where we will be waiting to welcome yo0u with a hot drink and home baking before transferring you back to Taumaranui Canoe Hire Base.

Notes:

  • Please be aware that upon confirmation of your booking we will send you a list of the equipment you will be required to take with you on your journey. If you do not have this equipment don't panic just let us know and you can hire it for a small fee upon arrival.
  • All campsites and hut bookings are your responsibilities unless you have asked us to arrange these for you, in which case these fees will be payable upon your arrival with us.
  • Suitable for persons aged 8 Years +

Included

Canoe Paddle Life Jacket Barrel Transport from Whakahoro back to Taumaranui Canoe Hire Hot Drink Home Baking Map Safety Briefing Canoeing Demonstration

Availability

Open:

Taumarunui - Whakahoro: Self Guided 2 Day Scenic Canoe Trip

2
Departing from Taumarunui Canoe Hire

Guide

Transport

Equipment

Duration:
2 Days
Starting at:
07:00
Bookings Essential

You can take a two-day leisurely paddle from Taumarunui to Whakahoro (57km), making the most of the exciting rapids, wildlife and beautiful scenery of the upper reaches. The second day is where you come into more great waterfalls, always amazing scenery and outstanding rock formations.

Day one starts at 7am with a safety briefing on all you need to know in order to have an enjoyable and safe journey! You will then get fitted out and gear checked before being sent on your way. You will paddle at least 22km to Ohinepane or a little further on to Poukaria DOC campsites (you need to book these yourself). The DOC campsites on the Taumarunui to Whakahoro section are all on the right hand side of the bank.

Day two you carry on with your scenic paddle to Whakahoro where we will be waiting to welcome yo0u with a hot drink and home baking before transferring you back to Taumaranui Canoe Hire Base.

Notes:

  • Please be aware that upon confirmation of your booking we will send you a list of the equipment you will be required to take with you on your journey. If you do not have this equipment don't panic just let us know and you can hire it for a small fee upon arrival.
  • All campsites and hut bookings are your responsibilities unless you have asked us to arrange these for you, in which case these fees will be payable upon your arrival with us.
  • Suitable for persons aged 8 Years +

Included

Canoe Paddle Life Jacket Barrel Transport from Whakahoro back to Taumaranui Canoe Hire Hot Drink Home Baking Map Safety Briefing Canoeing Demonstration

Availability

Open: