Franklin River Rafting 10 Day rafting tour Frenchmans Cap hike

With Franklin River Rafting

Tour Details

Tour Highlights
  • Ten days on one of the most spectacular rafting rivers in the world
  • Dive deep into the Tasmanian World Heritage Wilderness Area
  • Eat Tasmanian produce all trip
  • Stay safe with a group of the most experienced guides on the river
Availability
Available October through April
Departure Point
Hobart CBD (departure point provided upon booking)
Duration
10 Days
Inclusions
  • Professional guides
  • 10 day wilderness expedition
  • Hike to Frenchmans Cap (weather permitting)
  • Delicious & fresh cooked meals
  • Video & still images of your trip
  • All rafting equipment, including wetsuits
  • All safety equipment, including helmet & pfd
  • The best dry-bags on the market for your personal gear
  • Communal expedition First Aid Kit
  • Camping equipment
  • Comfortable self-inflating air-mattress
  • All Tasmanian Parks & Wildlife Services fees
  • Bus transfer to river from Hobart
  • Bus transfer from Strahan to Hobart
  • Yacht cruise on board ‘The Stormbreaker’

Tour Description

Starting at the Collingwood Bridge on the Lyell highway to Sir john Falls on the Gordon River. Hike to the summit of one of Tasmania's most sought out peaks, Frenchmans Cap. Towering at 1443 metres and otherwise accessible only via a 5 day long bushwalk.

See the beautiful Irenabyss, the awe-inspiring Great Ravine and the magnificent Rock Island Bend best known as the image that helped save the river by Peter Dombrovskis. 32 years since the Franklin River was saved and the area declared a Unesco World Heritage Area it still continues to inspire, come celebrate this beautiful place with us.