Half-Day King River Gorge Kayaking Tour

Half-Day King River Gorge Kayaking Tour
Water Sports > Kayaking & Canoeing > Kayaking
$86.93
Duration: 4 hours
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Description

Explore the rarely visited depths of the King River Gorge between Mt Jukes and Mt Huxley on an inflatable kayak.  The trip travels up the still reaches of the King River Gorge for about 2 km, portaging small rapids.  See huon pine, remote rainforest, a deep gorge and towering waterfalls.   Maybe catch a glimpse of a shy trout or platypus in the pristine and pure water.  This is approximately a four hour return trip from Queenstown.

We meet at the West Coast Wilderness Railway Station at 10 am and travel to our put in at the King River Gorge.  Carry the kayaks to the river before paddling into the remote depths of this rarely visited and wild place. We paddle up the gorge as far as you wish. possibly to  a towering 150 m high waterfall.  Take a swim in the refreshing waters if you dare.  Return by the same route to Queenstown.  Light snacks, kayaks and safety equipment included. Bring bathers or board shorts, a jumper to stay warm and some shoes for use in the water, or you can use our equipment.
For operational reasons our departure times may vary so contact us the day before.  Include a mobile No with your booking

Explore the rarely visited depths of the King River Gorge between Mt Jukes and Mt Huxley on an inflatable kayak.  The trip travels up the still reaches of the King River Gorge for about 2 km, portaging small rapids.  See huon pine, remote rainforest, a deep gorge and towering waterfalls.   Maybe catch a glimpse of a shy trout or platypus in the pristine and pure water.  This is approximately a four hour return trip from Queenstown.