Challenge Rafting operates a variety of exciting half day white water rafting trips on the Shotover and Kawarau Rivers in Queenstown, New Zealand. Queenstown’s famous Shotover River provides the white water rafting action for those looking for extra excitement and thrills. Experience the rugged beauty of the Skippers Canyon as you conquer the wild and untamed Shotover River. Tackle the tumultuous ‘Mother’ rapids, a series of six grade 4-5 rapids, before the journey through the darkness of the 170 metre long Oxenbridge Tunnel. Shot the drop into Cascade Rapid to complete your white water rafting challenge.