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Bridge to Nowhere

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Adventure along a spiritual river and learn about history and culture of this very special place

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Whanganui River Adventures

Take a leisurely jetboat trip up river from Pipiriki to the Mangapurua Landing and go for a 30 minute easy walk which will bring you to the fabulous and intriguing Bridge to Nowhere.

 Suitable for all ages this half day tour runs from Pipiriki by long time locals Ken and Josephine Haworth. The tour departs from Pipiriki [45minutes drive from Ohakune] with a 55 minute jet boat journey upriver 32 kms to the Mangapurua Landing, through an area of spectacular natural features with deep river gorges covered with green tree ferns and lush native vegetation.

With your guide we will take you on an easy 40 minute walk from the Mangapurua landing following in the footsteps of the early pioneers along the old roadway to the "Bridge to Nowhere" where you will stop for lunch on this historical monument of a bygone era and learn the history from your local guide.

WHAT TO BRING: Lunch ,Warm jacket , Suitable walking footwear, Sunglasses
WE PROVIDE: Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and Biscuits 
DEPARTURE TIME: (All year round) 10.30 am Check-in 30 minutes  before is recommended.All our tours depart from Pipiriki.
PRICE $130.00pp Children (4-15 years) – half price ($65.00) 


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