How to enquire
Please send us an email,
or phone (64) 03 443 1246.
Which trip option?
Our Half-Day Eco Rafting trip is perfect for most
families and first-time rafters (4 people minimum), while our
Full-Day Eco Rafting trip is for experienced paddlers (6 people
When booking, please tell us:
~ Your names,
(and ages of any children).
~ The date you've chosen.
~ The trip option you've chosen.
Pioneer Rafting is not a commercial rafting operator. We
offer eco rafting free of charge to river conservation donors.
Trips are planned subject to river levels, suitable
weather, and sufficient resources.
We welcome donations in CASH, Bitcoin, or
Simply enquire to arrange a private eco rafting
*Bitcoin and Litecoin are peer-to-peer
cryptocurrencies using secure Distributed Ledger Technology.
Donations are sent to our appropriate Public Key address:
When you arrive
Please phone or email us within 24hrs of your raft
trip. We will update you on the weather and river conditions,
and confirm your pick-up location.
What to bring
We recommend wearing light layered clothing with
soft footwear (you can
go barefoot in the raft). Bring some extra warm clothing in a daypack,
with a camera and some sun protection including a hat. We stow your
gear in drybags. If it's hot, be prepared for a
Where we depart
We usually depart from the Wanaka lakefront,
meeting in the parking area beside the Log Cabin. We can
also pick-up from your accommodation in the Wanaka downtown area.
Departures are subject to river levels, weather, and sufficient
resources. We return you to your
(64) 03 443
Post Office Box 124,