KALI GANDAKI RAFTING ‘River of God Kali’

Overview

A deservedly popular and medium length of the river trip is combining exhilarating white water with fine sceneries. The Kali Gandaki raises in Mustang an enclave on Nepal Poking into Tibet on the other side of the Himalayas here; it is a flat and braided river, flowing in an arid open valley. Asit tubes down between the majestic Dhaulagiri and the Annapurna ranges it creates one of the world’s deepest gorges. The explorer Michael Peissel ran this stretch of the river in a small hovercraft in 1973 and at two other groups have rafted and kayaked in this section. All day you have to continue keeping paddlers busy against all technical rapids on the Kali Gandaki River. nice drops, sparkling chutes, and turbulent rapids provide class III to IV+ runs during the fall and spring seasons.

Source of the river – Flows out of the worlds’ deepest gorge. Put in Point- Nayapul, Baaglung (alt 810m), Way to reach the rafting point -By road. End Point- Miami Dam (540m), River -Distance-56km. River Grade-4 class. Average Gradient-5m/km(25ft a mile). Volume -120cms (4200cfs). Ideal Period Jan-May, Sept-Dec

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