Packraft Wanaka

JET BOAT + HIKE + PACKRAFT the turquoise Matukituki River, beneath Avalanche Glacier. Ride the wave trains and paddle into calm eddies to surround yourself in nature on New Zealand’s only Jet Boat and Packraft adventure

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For the experience of a lifetime join us on New Zealand’s only jet boat, walk & packraft adventure; deep into the mountains of middle earth.

Jet Boat the spectacular Matukituki River beneath glaciers and Mount Aspiring. Speed through shallow channels, drift into turns and hold on for cool spins, traveling to a place special and serene, surrounded by mountains, glaciers, waterfalls and forests. The only jet boat company in New Zealand to see Glaciers and Mount Aspiring.

Walk with your pack on back through the forest and wetlands to our remote “beach” beneath a Glacier. This stunning 30-minute hike to a turquoise coloured, calm and peaceful pool is a taste of the spectacular river adventure to come; here you will inflate and learn to paddle your rafts, have fun in the river flow & rock the photos before lunch. 

Packraft this pristine glacial water-way, ride the wave trains, and paddle into calm eddies to surround yourself in nature in a valley so breathtaking you wont want to leave. These small, lightweight and stable two-person inflatable rafts are perfect for those who want a real wilderness river experience in the most beautiful landscape there is. 

Location: Matukituki River, Mount Aspiring National Park

Allow a full day

Physical Address

Ardmore Street, Wanaka, New Zealand


$299.00 to $399.00

Child is 10-14 years of age

Mon-Fri 7:30AM – 7:30PM
Saturday 7:30AM – 7:30PM
Sunday 7:30AM – 7:30PM
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