Unique wilderness rafting

Unique wilderness rafting from Franklin River Rafting

By: Franklin River Rafting  02-Feb-2013
Keywords: Tours, Tour Operators, National Parks

Rafting or whitewater rafting is a challenging, fun and rewarding outdoor activity using a inflatable raft to navigate your way down a river. Expedition rafting is the ultimate form of rafting since it allows one to encounter wilderness otherwise too remote and inaccessible to reach Of all the expedition rivers in the world the Franklin River in Tasmania's World Heritage Area is without question one of the best in the world. With its impressive gorges, fun rapids and drinkable pure water the Franklin is a must for all outdoor enthusiasts. Previous rafting experience is not needed when joining a commercial trip, however a love for the outdoors and a thirst for adventure is highly recommended. Safety and Franklin River Rafting : when embarking on a adventure the scale of the Franklin River it is important that you are in the hands of capable professionals. Franklin River Raftings' staff are senior guides in the whitewater rafting industry with many years of local and international experience. We are whitewater rafting specific and work on rivers all year round, this is what we do and we're proud of it. All staff have current Wilderness First Aid and internationally recognised Swift-Water Rescue qualifications. Our rafts are hand made in New Zealand, are of the highest quality available and comply with all Australian Safety Standards. We carry a satellite phone and a Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) at all times to ensure the fastest response possible in a emergency situation.

Keywords: Adventure Tours, Ecotourism, Gourmet Food, Guides, Multi Day, National Parks, Outdoor, Rafting, Tour Operators, Tours, Water Rafting, White Water Rafting, Wilderness,