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Rafting in Ash River, Clarens, Free State South Africa

Grade:
2-4
Distance:
17km/10.5mi
The Free State is situated on the flat boundless plains in the heart of South Africa. Known locally as the "breadbasket" of South Africa, it is an agricultural city and most of its land lies at 1000 m/3281 ft above sea level. It is the land of rugby, sunny skies and characterized by a continental climate, with warm to hot summers and cool to cold winters.

The Ash River, just outside Clarens, offers the best white water rafting conditions in South Africa thanks to the Lesotho Highlands Water Project which has a great deal of influential effect. Experience the splash and feel the adrenalin rush of a life time!! White water rafting here is an all year round adventure and boast 17 rapids.

Graded between 2-4, it covers a distance of 17 km/10.5 mi and is a guided tour with spectacular scenic vegetation and magnificent bird-life. Age limit here is from 6 to 106 years-old and the minimum pax is 2.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Johannesburg
314km/195miles 3hours 13minutes
Head east towards Delvers St. Take the 2nd left onto Errors St and then turn left onto M31, continue with M31 to merge onto M2 via the ramp. Take exit 9 to merge onto M1 towards Bloemfontein. Then take exit 67 to merge onto N1/N12. Slight right on N1 and take the ramp on N5/R708. Continue with R708 and turn left on to Free State.
BY AIR
Bloemfontein Airport,
114km/70.8miles
BY TRAIN

Free State’s main train station is in Bloemfontein and situated on the corner of Maitland and Harvey Streets, at the east of Kings Park.

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BOOKING REQUEST
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