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Rafting - White Water Adventure YOUR COMPLETE RAFTING / KAYAKING SOLUTION

HERE ARE SOME OF OUR CONVENTIONAL RIVERS FOR WHITE WATER RAFTING & KAYAKING :

1.Trishuli River
2.Seti-KholaRiver
3.SunkoshiRiver
4.Kali Gandaki River
5.Karnali River
6.Marsyangdi River
Ask for other rivers !

Thrilling White water adventures,Rafting / Kayaking :
Nepal is the perfect country for White Water Aactivities. The country rises from South to North from the plains of Terai (Appr. 80 Mtrs.) to Mt. Everest ( 8,848 Mtrs. ) within a 180 KMS arial span. So all the rivers very fastly flow from North to South creating a lot of RAPIDS . We have several River Systems like: Koshi, Gandaki and Karnali Rivers are the main River Systems in Nepal. The tributaries of these rivers are wonderful natural gift for White water experience. 
General Descriptions of Equipments: Raft:
Avon Professional 16ft(5 meters) This takes a crew of six plus guide and gear, or up to 9 plus guide without gear. Avon is one of the best raft in the world and are very tough and rugged so it's rare for them to be damaged or punctured. Even if the latter happens, this is usually not serious as they have several compartments to keep them afloat.
Life Jacket:
Buoyancy Aids or Personal Floation Devices. We have modern ones which are comfortable and well fitting and have adjustable straps and buckles to ensure a snug and secure fit.
Helmets:
We provide rafting helmets and is considered as obligatory on any white water trip.
Paddle:
We provide the best modern paddles which are plastic and alloy-light, strong and comfortable to use. Nicely made wooden paddles are also provided if a client ask for as it can be delight to use one.
Our Rafts are rigged with flip lines so that is can be righted in the event of a capsize. We carry throw lines or throw bags for rescuing swimmers. We also carry comprehensive first aid and repair kits and spare oars or paddles. Beside we have waterproof containers / bags. For every rafting trips, we provide modern roll top bags which will keep your gear dry even in a flip. For cameras and video gears we provide Ammo cans or a waterproof barrels. Camping gears varies widely. We provide good rainproof tents and fly sheets. During the month of October to December rain is unlikely and many rafters like to sleep out under the stars. A tent is nice as a cozy, private and relatively sand-free bedroom and we have free standing dome tents with a built in ground sheet. Riverside beaches are pleasant, friendly environments and you need have little fear of insects, snakes, scorpions or other things.

CLOTHING AND PERSONAL ITEMS TO CARRY DURING AUTUMN (MID-SEPTEMBER THROUGH NOVEMBER) AND SPRING (MARCH-JUNE) For a day Trip: · T-shirts
· Shorts or light cotton trousers
· Tennis shoes / sneakers
· Swim suit
· Sun hat
· Sun goggles with string
· Suntan lotion
· Complete change of clothes including shoes for the return drive to Kathmandu.

In addition to the above, you are advised to carry extra T-shirts, shorts, an extra pair of dry shoes, trousers and a light wool sweater, etc. for two days or more.
DURING WINTER (DECEMBER THROUGH FEBRUARY)
For a day trip:
· Warm shirts / sweat shirts or T shirts
· Wind proof jacket and trousers
· Shorts
· Tennis shoes / sneakers
· Complete change of clothes, including shoes for the return drive to Kathmandu.

You are advised to carry warm shirts, T- shirts, heavy woolen sweater, extra pair of dry shoes and trousers in addition to the above items. You can also carry reading materials, specific medication if required, camera and films, binoculars, pocket knife, flashlight contraceptives and walkman and tapes for a trip involving two days or more

Quote: "The most important thing to bring is the right mental attitude"-Cam Macleay

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