Other things to do near Washpen Falls
There's a lot to do in the vicinity of Washpen Falls:
Winter Snowskiing: Washpen Chalet at Washpen Falls is the ideal place to stay in winter for skiing. Mt Hutt is nearby and within a couple of hours of driving there are 5 other ski fields.
Waterskiing at Lake Lyndon: Lake Lyndon is an ideal place water ski. Whether you are experienced or a beginner, there's lots of fun to had on Lake Lyndon.
Jetboating and Rafting the Rakaia: The river Rakaia is not dammed and as a natural river at times it has some of the best jetboating and rafting experiences in New Zealand.
Horsetrekking in the open: Spaces Enjoy the experience of the open air by horseback. There are organised treks and free trekking, horses for beginners and spirited steeds for the real horsemen. By horseback you see things that you cant see by car and you have time to enjoy them.
Numerous fishing places: Within a short drive or even even within walking distance there are numerous fishing streams and lakes. The Rakaia River is renown for its Salmon.
Golfing: With the international standard Terrace Downs Golf course nearby you are guaranteed a wonderful experience on this beautifully naturally undulating course. There are other courses in the vicinity if you are not game to try your luck with the serious golfers.