Departing from Tarata Fishaway Lodge, your journey will take you on an unique and memorable adventure that you will cherish forerver.
Rafting through gentle rapids and the crystal clear waters of the Rangitikei River – you will encounter stunning scenery that will simply take your breath away. Discover secret waterfalls as you float quietly through “middle earth” film locations as seen in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy.
Take your time, and stop for lots of swims and enjoy a leisuely picnic lunch, en route to your serenic camp site.
Tarata Fishaway Lodge can cater for all your needs and help you plan your perfect itinerary.
We can provide everything that you need including all camping gear and bush tucker.
Contact us today to enquire about your Rangitikei River Adventure
Our aim is to make your stay comfortable, memorable and fun.
In addition to the breath taking views, we have lots of things to keep you entertained including farm pets, river swimming, spa pools, Clay bird shooting, ‘magic carpet’ rides, farm tours, spot light safaris and unique trout fishing right at our doorstep.
Stephen, Brylee & Mikayla offer guided fishing and rafting trips for all ages.
Glamping with a difference.
Want to get away and go camping without the fuss and stress?
Rafting the Rangitikei River through Middle Earth
– a scene from Lord Of The Rings.
Magnificent scenery, visit a secret water fall, stop for a swim and arrive at your very own secluded and private camp – right next to the river.
Arrive by raft to a full set up camp, with some luxuries to be revealed.
All food provided with the option to cook it yourself or have it cooked for you. Comfy sleeping.
Wake up to the bird life and the sound of the river.
Perfect way to unwind after the silly season.
Contact us or Give us a call on – 063880354
Winner will be announced 31st January 2020