Want an adventure packed experience? Come rafting and mountain biking with us!
We can take you on a variety of different mountain biking trails depending on time constraints, ability and challenge wanted! Depending on the trail, we can split this between multiple days or do it all in one!
Read below for the different mountain biking options:
The Tongariro River track is a great trail for beginners, families and experienced mountain bikers alike. It follows the Tongariro River, a world-famous trout river, past rolling farmland, beech forests and fern glades with spectacular views at almost every bend. En route is the National Trout Center, entry can be included with a bike hire. Rating: Beginners Distance: 10 - 15kms return Time: Allow 1 to 2 hours Tongariro River ... Read More
This is a short but beautiful track that weaves its way through native forest and includes a short steep climb, a picturesque river ford and some wooden bridges. This trail will give you a true adventure and special New Zealand experience as you navigate in the native beech forest of the Kaimanawa Forest Park. Keep your eyes and ears peeled for native birds, and get a glimpse of the beautiful ... Read More
Known as one of the best adventure mountain bike rides in the North Island, the 42 Traverse is a 46km multi-use track that travels through the Tongariro Forest Conservation Area. This ride will take you through sub-alpine terrain and is known for its variation and long downhills. You will ride through sections of gravel, rock, dirt, streams, uphills and downhills. All the while, travelling through the stunning and varied Tongariro ... Read More
Starting in National Park village, this ride is one of our personal favourites. A short easy climb through the Erua Forest leads you to panoramic views of the upper Retaruke valley ahead and the volcanoes of the Tongariro National Park behind. On a clear day, you can see all the way to Mount Taranaki to the west! From here you descend down though native bush and farmland into the Retaruke ... Read More
You will then raft down the Tongariro River on our Grade 3 Whitewater Rafting section! This section has more than 60 rapids and beautiful scenery and wildlife along the way.
It is suitable for anyone ages 10 and up!
*For younger groups, we can also offer the combo with our Grade 2 Family Float.
Make a booking:
See below for more information on the Tongariro Duo and a link to make a booking.
If you would like to book any other mountain biking trails and rafting combo, contact us for more information and options!
Tongariro Duo – More information
Summer: 11am, Winter: 9am
The Rafting Centre, 95 Atirau Rd, Turangi
What you need to bring:
Swimwear, windbreaker, towel, active wear, sand shoes, a sense of adventure.