Kagay Whitewater Rafting: Facing the Rapids Head On!

Kagay Whitewater Rafting: Facing the Rapids Head On!

The City of Cagayan de Oro is famous for its White Water Rafting Adventure. In fact, it is considered as the whitewater rafting capital of the country which locals and tourists alike are looking forward to a fun and exhilarating adventure. White Water Rafting is a recreational outdoor activity that uses an inflatable raft and paddles to navigate on a river.

The trip to the Cagayan de Oro start river starts in the Kalatungan Mountain Range, the central portion of Bukidnon, flowing towards Cagayan de Oro for about 90 kilometers and ending at the Macajalar Bay. The river serves as a natural boundary that separates Bukidnon and Cagayan de Oro. At the starting point of your Whitewater Rafting trip, the right side is Bukidnon while the left side is Cagayan de Oro.

White Water Rafting is a group activity and also considered an extreme sport as it deals with intense waves also known as the “rapids” all throughout the sail.

It also requires you to have a considerable knowledge on analyzing water behavior.  50% of the activity requires teamwork that is why you need to coordinate with your group while going through every obstacle.

First timer or not it is always safest and economical to consider having a rowing guide with you. Known as the Cagayan de Oro’s premiere whitewater rafting outfitter, Kagay Whitewater Rafting is here to be your best buddy while enjoying a breathtaking ride in your life along the stretch of mighty Cagayan de Oro River.

Owned and managed by Roldan Deresas Kaamiño, Kagay Whitewater Rafting is located at Corrales Avenue, Corner Rivera Street in Cagayan de Oro City.

Your trip is guaranteed to be safe, giving you the best rafting experience whether it’s the hot or the rainy season. Kagay Whitewater Rafting is composed of experienced and able river guides who are friendly to their clients as well.

Kagay Whitewater Rafting offers rafting trips ranging from the Beginners Course covering rapids from 1 to 2 and Advance Courses from 3 to 4 rapid types.



Class 1: very small rough areas

Class 2: some rough water, some rocks

Class 3: small waves, small drop but no considerable danger

Class 4: whitewater, medium waves, maybe rocks, maybe considerable drops

During the trip, it is best to wear a clothing that would protect you from UV rays and minor bruises. Kagay Whitewater Rafting is provided with a full set armor, helmet, joint pads and life vests. Transportation to the location site where the rafting adventure starts is also provided by Kagay while having a glimpse of the relaxing green environment of the neighboring Bukidnon province.

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Recently, Kagay Whitewater Rafting earned a Certificate of Excellence based on the consistently great reviews of their services on the travel and tourism website TripAdvisor PH.

Kagay Whitewater Rafting provides assistance to their clients with different adventure trips like, River Trekking and Cave Exploration and soon, they will be establishing as Kagay Outdoors to customizing your adventure needs.

For more details, you can follow their Official Facebook Page: Kagay Whitewater Rafting or visit their website Kagay Whitewater Rafting. You can also reach out to them or send your inquiries at (088) 852-1021 or 09177122442.

  • Anonymous
    Posted at 12:23h, 11 July Reply

    wow its good to know… Mabuhay Kagay and Cdo City!

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