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Kaituna River (Lowers)

Stretch: Awesome Gorge and Smoky Gorge
Difficulty: Class IV to IV+
Distance: 13.2 miles
Flows: 200 to 500 gates. Check with Sunspots Kayak Shop (07) 3624222 during business hours for flows, as it is not automated.
Gradient: 78 fpm average until the paddle out
Put-in: Trout Pool
Take-out: Farm off Maungarangi Rd.
Shuttle: 30 km (30 minutes one-way)
Season: Year round!
Written: © 2017
Featured in A Wet State #122

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