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Waikaretaheke / Whakamarino, III-IV (P)

4.5
Average: 4.5 (2 votes)
Waikaretaheke

Info

Class: 
III-IV
Portage?: 
Yes
Hot tip: 
Watch out for logs! Scout this section the day before a release (when the bed is dry), to familiarise yourself with the hazards.

This section does not have enough water for kayaking except for those dates when releases are provided by Genesis Energy.

Upstream of: 
Piripaua

Comments

greg_dobson's picture

Awesome continuous white water! Rather shallow bottom which my head discovered when I tipped upside down, but a fun if short run. Both sections taking around 1 1/2 hours to complete all up.

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