Rangitata / Lower Rangitata

Info

Class: 
II
Portage?: 
No
Gauge: 
Gradient: 
0.0m/km
Length: 
16.0km
Time: 
4 hours
Put in: 
Waikari Hills Station, or the take-out for the Rangitata gorge ie across the river from the Rangitata Diversion Race Intake.
Take out: 
Lynn Stream
Shuttle: 
Maps: 
Character: 
Moderate, gravel bed, some chutes
Hot tip: 
Alternate put-in is Irrigation intake at Klondyke but this makes for a long shuttle unless you are continuing to Arundel bridge. Alternate take-out is the Outdoor Pursuit Centre at Peel Forest.
History: 
Credits: 
NZ Whitewater 4th Edition 2006: 
p0