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North Island Ultimate Bucket List Adventure

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Three of the North Island’s most iconic experiences have joined forces to create The Ultimate Bucket List Package for kiwi travellers this summer!

Mountain Bike the Timber Trail

2-night biking package at the Timber Trail Lodge including accommodation, meals, shuttles and luggage transfers.

A former sawmilling stronghold with a rich historic, cultural and natural heritage, the Pureora Forest Park is intersected by the famous Timber Trail cycleway.

Distance: 85kms
Grade: 2-3
Average Time: 2 days
Start: Pureora for full, Piropiro for half
Finish: Ongarue

More info here

Hike the Tongariro Crossing

2-night stay at the Chateau Tongariro Hotel & guided tour of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing with Adrift Tongariro.A genuine wonder of the natural world, and the crown jewel of Ruapehu.

This is a must-do on anyone's bucket list and often described as New Zealand's greatest day hike. The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is a challenging journey across a remarkable volcanic landscape but is most definitely worth the hard work.

More info here

Paddle the Whanganui River

2-night stay at Blue Duck Station and Whanganui River Kayak and jet boat experience.

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.

Find out more about the Whanganui River and Blue Duck Station

For more information or to book this package call Ohakune I-SITE today: 
0800 647 483

Or enquire at ohakune.isite@ruapehudc.govt.nz

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