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About Liquid Adventures

Address: Hella Hella, approximately 22km from Richmond
Telephone: +27 (0)82 494-5660
Opening hours: Please enquire here

rafting-liquid-adventuresWhy not come and White Water River raft in 2-man inflatables called Crocs on the Umkomaas River. You'll cover about 14kms and in between 3 & 4 hours. Perfect for the complete novice or an excellent time at a stag party!

Rafting in an inflatable 2 man canoes, can prove to be more adventurous & fun than ever imagined - not only negotiating the twist and turns, but also mastering the rapids, whilst enjoying the astonishing views along the quieter sections of the river.

 

 A typical Single day would be as follows :

  • Meet at Hella Hella (22kms from Richmond) at arounb 9am
  • Safety briefing, paddling demo & get kitted up
  • Get on the river by 10am in our inflatable self-paddling 2-man Crocs.
  • Then travel 6 kms upstream of Hella Hella, and begin with some paddling exercises to ensure you know how to steer & control your craft.
  • We will then start the trip downstream back towards Hella Hella where you will encounter no less than 10 class 2 & 3 rapids
  • You will also be given the opportunity to do some Zip-lining & rock jumping during the trip (at Hella Hella)
  • After our snack break, we will then continue on for another 3 kms encountering the notorious No.1 rapid.
  • After No.1 rapid we will end the half-day trip, giving you approx. 3 hours on the river & covering about 11 kms.
  • Once completed, you will get driven back to Hella Hella where your cars were left
  • Grab a warm shower & some liquid refreshments of the amber colour....

  

On the full day trip, we will continue for another 7kms covering the well-known No.2 and No.3 rapids - a total of 16kms


What to bring :
• River shoes or takkies
• Baggies / costume & Long sleeve rash vest (if you have) for the sun
• Towel & sun screen
• Sense of humour

Cost : R450 per person (half day) or R550 per person (full day)

This covers :

- all equipment hire (like Helmets, paddles, crocs)

- liquid refreshments & snacks on the river

- transport to & from the river from the base at Hella Hella

- river guide & land access fees

 

R100 Deposit required to book your place – banking details as follows :

Liquid Adv : Std Bank, Umhlanga Ridge

Branch code : 05-78-29

Account : 252 838 742

Ref : you name

 

This adventure is fine for complete novices who have NEVER even paddled before.

We can basically take trips on any day – weekdays or weekends, as long as there is sufficient water in the river, and we have at least 4 people for that trip.