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On your way from Ashburton or Christchurch to Queenstown, you can not miss this River as you pass through hilly terrain and start enjoying various gorges of this River. This River is not only beautiful and full of Rapids, its also the hub of various water sports. Most popular
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Riverboarding can be extremely dangerous and is quite the spectator sport from the viewing platform of the Roaring Meg Power Station high above the Kawarau River. Follow the Kawarau Gorge Road to Queenstown (State Hughesy 6)just outside of Cromwell. The Gorge cuts a splendid
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Even if you don't partake of the many adventure activities on the river, driving through the Kawarau River Gorge as you come into Queenstown from the Mt. Cook area is a treat. I would have preferred to do it as a passenger instead of a driver, but it's still very pretty. Stop
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We stopped off on our way to Queenstown and found this beautiful colourful river, full of activity. A tuely attractive spot.
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The river is beautiful to look at and runs through Queenstown. There are heaps of activities along the river including the jet boats, kayaking, bungy, canyon swings etc. Definitely worth checking out.
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