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Ruapehu Trail Festival

Whakapapa Village | 10 Mar - 12 Mar 23

For the first time, Ring of Fire will combine the much loved Tussock Traverse event!

The 10th- 12th of March 2023 sees the return of New Zealand’s premier alpine ultra, the Ruapehu Ring of Fire 73km and 50km.

The Ring of Fire will combine the much loved Tussock Traverse event offerings of 6km, 12km 21km, and 32km as part of a super day in the Tongariro National Park. 

The Chateau Tongariro Hotel has been secured exclusively as the official venue and designated finish line for all events.

The epic Ruapehu Ring of Fire solo 73km round the mountain and 50km Ultra from Turoa Ski Area back to the Chateau will headline the weekend! The Ring of Fire Relay will also be running over the weekend! 


For more information head here.