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“White Water Rafting”
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Booking booth located at the Fox and Franz Heli services building on the main road in Franz Josef Glacier.
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Hwy 6, Ross, New Zealand
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+64 3-755 4254
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Reviewed yesterday

What to say about this heli-rafting trip I've just had last weekend. Everything was on point! The crew really did a good job making the guests feel bond like a team, which really helps when you're going down grade 5 rapids on a dinghy with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great day white water rafting on the Mikonui! Thanks Josh for an amazing river experience and helping a somewhat apprehensive party of women head down the river! There was much joking, laughter and a delicious lunch. Thoroughly recommended to both the adventurous...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vickim0rkel
joshua m, Owner at Ecorafting - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI Vicki we're glad you enjoyed your time out on the water. Myself and crew had a great time with you all and thoroughly enjoyed your company. Good to hear your first river experience was a positive one, maybe we'll see you all again someday....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

To end our adventure on the West Coast we decided on something we hadn't done before, White water rafting. We had an amazing day out on the Mikonui river with Josh and his team. Amazing unspoiled scenery, and some great yarns Josh! Lunch was provided...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sharon H
joshua m, Owner at Ecorafting - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sharon, thank you so much for the positive review. We had a great day with your whole crew out on the water. Hope to see you all again someday!

Reviewed 14 January 2018

A little issue with telecommunication left us wondering if we were actual going, but luckily everything fell into place on the morning of the trip. Josh drove us to the river in his ute then we floated back down to our carr. Amazing scenery, some...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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joshua m, Owner at Ecorafting - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks for the awesome day folks, you got a good storyteller there, may he continue to tell others yarns for a long long time! Josh

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Awesome 2 night Heli/raft hunting trip down the scenic Whataroa. great guides, felt very relaxing, very professional, showed us some nice scenic spots on the raft out to do a few bombs even, best food I've ever eaten in the bush, topped it off with...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank peza183
joshua m, Manager at Ecorafting - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Cheers lads, the guides were all stoked on the trip as well. We appreciate your feedback!

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience! The boys and I had such an awesome time! Alot of us shot our first chamois making it even more amazing. Josh takes you to some amazing places that you would otherwise not know about or ever experience. The hospitality between josh and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank BryanF1308
joshua m, Owner at Ecorafting - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks Bryan, was great hanging out with you and the lads. Good times in the scrub

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Just did a wicked trip for one of the bros Stag Party. 2 nights of hunting, fishing and rafting. Was an absolute blast. Guides are top blokes, gibe you a true kiwi trip. Would recommend to anyone and do it again myself in a heart-beat....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank BradleyR358
joshua m, Owner at Ecorafting - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

You the man Bradley, keep charging mate Josh

Reviewed 13 October 2016

Me and a bunch of mates did a 2 night heli/raft mission down the Okuru River and were treated all round. Awesome feeds - pristine landscapes - and our river masters, bushmen and all round GC's Mule, Dan and Brad were always laughing and dominating...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank r0blawry
joshua m, Owner at Ecorafting - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks for your custom lads, good to hear you had a blast out there in the wilderness

Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Went on a hell-rafting trip in 2013 with my brother, father and boyfriend. It was literally one of the best things we did in all of the 5 months we were in NZ. Exciting rapids, beautiful nature and stories, we had a blast! Would recommend...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Maaike M
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I went on a helicopter rafting day trip up the Whataroa and it was a fabulous experience from start to finish. The company is small and family run from their home in the village of Ross. From there we took the van to the river,...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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JianYang C
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Response from joshua m | Property representative |
Hi Jian Yang C. Yes we are still in operation but closed for the winter period. We re-open in September so if your enquiry is for after that try sending your email through again. Cheers Kristen
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