Blue Duck Station

Blue Duck Station

Located in the Ruapehu District on the banks of the Whanganui and Retaruke Rivers, and surrounded by Whanganui National Park, Blue Duck Station is an outdoor enthusiast’s playground.

Blue Duck Station offers a wide range of outdoor activities. Experience back country horse trekking exploring native bush, ridge top tracks and mountain views.

Guided hunting for introduced pests such as rabbits, goats, deer and pigs. Experience the beauty of the Whanganui River with a jet boat trip to the historic Bridge to Nowhere. Gain an understanding of our conservation work and working sheep and beef farm and try and find a rare Whio (blue duck) on a bush safari.

During summer get a taster of the Whanganui Journey with a half day kayak with jet boat return. Have a friendly competition with your friends or family with clay bird shooting.

Pricing and Conditions

High Season

$39-$250 (Adult)


Business Hours: 8am to 5pm

Months of Operation : All Year