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Shotover River (Gorge)


Stretch: Above Arthur’s Point
Difficulty: Class IV to IV+
Distance: 8.0 miles
Flows: ~25 to ~90 cumecs
Gradient: 25 fpm average
Put-in: Deep Creek on Skippers Road
Take-out: Oxenbridge Tunnel Rd near Arthur’s Point
Shuttle: 15.5 km. 9.3 on not great dirt road. Some clearance required. 45 minutes one-way
Season: Year round
Written: © 2017
Featured in A Wet State #125

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