Kayak the Ovens River - Billabongs Launch - Self Guided
- Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Wangaratta, VIC
This route has to be one of the best along the Ovens River with its rich flora and fauna, amazing river vistas and a real feeling that you are far away from the crowds. The river twists and turns and is in a very natural state which helps to provide a rich environment and one that makes you feel that you are among nature.
River Tribe describes this stretch of river as un-touched, slightly adventurous but safe as long as you follow the rules of the river. Above all it is an intimate section of river with trees over-hanging and when you stop and take a look the river is full of life, it is alive with a menagerie of life not often seen, it feels healthy, natural, relaxing yet invigorating.
Tour conditions and details:
Distance: 7-8km and at an average pace a 1-2 hour paddle time + swimming and picnic time.
Departure Times: Daily at 11:30am with alternative times available.
Grade: Moderate and suitable for guests that have a level of fitness
For: Everyone. From 8 and up.
Cost: $79/person (min 2). Prices are shown in $AUS