The 2021/2022 season is now under way, come and join us!

Keep an eye on ourĀ Facebook group for trip details. These are usually posted a week prior. Also keep an eye on Facebook for last minute trips, especially when there has been rain and the river flows are good.

If you have any questions or trip ideas contact the RiverBug Officer.

Sunday28th NovemberLowe Boyle2+ (Beginner)Signup
Weekend11th/12th DecemberWest Coast Weekend3+ (Intermediate)Signup
Saturday18th DecemberHurunui Girls Trip2 (Beginner)Signup
Saturday22nd JanuaryHurunui/Maori Gully3 (Intermediate)Signup
Sunday30th JanuaryRangitata/Lower Waiau3-4 (Advanced)Signup
Saturday12th FebruaryHurunui2 (Beginner)Signup
Saturday19th FebruaryHurunui2 (Beginner)Signup
Weekend5th-6th MarchMurchison Weekend3 (Intermediate)Signup
Saturday19th MarchAshley Gorge3 (Intermediate)Signup
Weekend2nd-3rd AprilWest Coast Weekend3+ (Advanced)Signup

Grading system

Beginner – For complete beginners who have never been in a bug and anyone wanting an easy trip to master the basics. Typically grade 2 and 2+.
Intermediate – For those who have been on beginner trips and are confident in the Bug. Check with the trip leader to see if this is you. Grade 2 to 3+.
Advanced – For those who have mastered rolling and like a challenge. You know who you are. Grade 3+.