Glacier Rating is a small owner operated company spcializing in small group tours and with drive in, hike in or helicopter access wilderness whitewater rafting trips. Come and check out our amazing west coast waterways!



Our rivers are 100% Wilderness - fly or drive into the New Zealand back country and raft your way back out. We offer half day to week long expeditions, and river grades vary from flat water scenic floats to the best grade 5 whitewater in NZ. Scenic flights, huge limestone canyons, natural hotpools, camping. We also offer fly fishing for trophy brown trout and exploring the unique NZ back country. Here are some helpful videos to give you an idea of what a typical day out with Glacier Rafting is like!


15 stewart, Hokitika, New Zealand
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