New Zealand: Franz Josef, Whataroa
Called the Grand Canyon of New Zealand because of the towering granite walls that make up the 3 gorges on the Whataroa, this river flows from the largest glacial icefield in New Zealand. We fly into the mountains and put in directly below The Portals of Doom, a class VI waterfall that has never been run. The day starts off with class III leading into a portage around a chunky class V+ monster, then a few runnable class 5 rapids as we enter the ...
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