Tekapō / Tekapō Whitewater Course

Info

Class: 
III
Portage?: 
No
Gradient: 
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Length: 
0.0km

Flows go down the Tekapō Whitewater Course when the course gates are opened according to a schedule coordinated by the Tekapō White Water Trust c/- Alan Hoffman (aka Sarge).

When the course is operating, flow bypasses the Tekapō river bed from SH8 to Tekapō A powerstation.

History: 

Constructed per negotiated mitigation for loss of the recreational amenity in the Tekapo River. See history.

NZ Whitewater 4th Edition 2006: 
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