World renowned Tongariro National Park and Whanganui National Park set the backdrop for a truly unique New Zealand experience.
Whether it’s adrenaline you’re after or relaxing with a good coffee enjoying the scenery, Ruapehu boasts easily accessible, family friendly activities to suit all palates.
From camping and backpackers, to luxury lodges and chateaus, the Ruapehu has just about every style of bed (and breakfast) you can imagine.
From multi-sport adventure racing and market days, to what's happen at the National Army Museum, discover all the events that are on in Ruapehu.
MTB First Aid Course, July 20-22 2018
Calling All Musicians, Jam Sessions starring You!
Every Wednesday at the Kings Ohakune.
The Spiral Snow Express, Sat 28 July
State Of Mind - Drum and Bass legends, Saturday 11 August at Kings.
Tongariro Landscape Photography Workshop, 17th-19th August 2018.
The Taumarunui Cycle Classic, 10th November 2018.
The Original Tongariro Goat will take place on Saturday 1st December 2018 starting from 9.30am.
The 15th Anniversary Tussock Traverse, run or walk. Run or Walk - 6.5km, 13km or 26km, Saturday 26 January 2019.
Passchendaele: A Descent into Hell tells the story of the New Zealand Division at Passchendaele in October 1917.
Introducing the brand new Ruapehu ultra marathon & relay. New Zealand’s ultimate alpine adventure run! - Saturday 23rd March 2019