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New Zealand is a whitewater paradise. Known the world over for its great variety of challenging adventure runs in pristine wilderness. It offers fantastic scope for beginners and experts alike.

In this fully revised and expanded fifth edition of New Zealand Whitewater, Graham Charles presents information on over 180 great kayaking runs from easy float trips to full-on hairball unscoutable gorge waterfall runs. With each run information is provided about what to expect on the river, including grades, flow information, gradients, times, access details and shuttle distances without taking away that most important element: adventure!

His river descriptions are spiced with dry humour, cautionary tips and tales, anecdotes and kayaking history along with a strong message on river conservation. New Zealand Whitewater Edition 5 is an essential part of any kayakers kit and will open a door to the extraordinary range of kayaking and river recreation opportunities available in New Zealand.

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“This latest edition of the NZ Whitewater Bible is a reflection of incredible evolution as paddlers push further and huck bigger. There are so many new runs in this book for all levels and with the addition of the new ‘huck’ icon the extent of the vertical world in the NZ scene is very apparent. This book is a must when seeking out your next adrenaline fix or Facebook profile picture!”  Ben Brown, Professional kayaker

At last it’s back on the shelves and NZKS staff can simply sell the guide book instead of having to describe every put in and take out on the whole West Coast to every passing paddler! Just because it’s in the book doesn’t mean we have a god-given right to walk across every ploughed field. Use your commonsense. Be polite. Ask the farmer. Buy beer! River Access is precious. Once again Graham has turned out a fabulous resource. He’s an (ageing, but) expert boater still and we couldn’t get better information.” Mick Hopkinson, Guru

Graham Charles - author of New Zealand WHITEWATER 5