Activities in the Ohakune Area
Ohakune offers you a choice of activities to suit all ages, budgets and tastes.
All you need to • Ski • Board • Bike
TCB has the inside scoop on all the local tracks for your Ruapehu mountain biking. Rent one of our full suspension mountain bikes for ultimate performance anywhere – full day, half-day or multi-day. Get trail maps for Ohakune, Rangataua Forest, the Ohakune Old Coach Road and Mountains to Sea. TCB is a specialist ski, snow board and bike shop where we go the extra mile! We specialise in top line rental equipment with outstanding personal service, with the best brands and accessories; the best boot fitters, a full boot lab and guaranteed comfortable boot fit. TCB has a state of the art workshop with the best hands for the best tune customised to your needs and the current snow conditions! For rentals, retail or repairs, make sure you try the TCB experience. Open 7 days, 7am-6pm and late night Friday in winter and 9am-5pm in summer.
Waimarino Golf Club
Combine your passion for golf and snowsports.
Situated on the doorstep of Mt Ruapehu, Central Plateau, North Island, this championship 18 hole, par 71 golf course with a most recent NZGA rating of 71.9 makes it the third highest rating golf course in the Manawatu and Wanganui region.
SLR @ VERTIGO ADVENTURE CENTRE
The best equipment at the best price!
SLR is located at Vertigo Climbing, downtown Ohakune. SLR has been providing Mt Ruapehu skiers and boarders with quality equipment since 1997. They open 7.30am weekdays and at 7am on weekends. Open until around 7pm and midnight on Fridays. SLR offers a full weather warranty, No skiing/riding = no rental.
Ohakune New World
The Ski Shed
Off Piste Ski Hire
Thames Street, Ohakune Junction
The Craft Haus
MERINO CLOTHING STORE | COFFEE ROASTERY | CRAFT BREWERY | ART GALLERY
Welcome to The Craft Haus, based at the southern entrance to the Tongaririo National park New Zealand, in the mountain town of Ohakune. Our store at the heritage railway station is now a platform for local fashion designers, artists, crafters and makers. Mt Ruapehu is our playground and inspiration. Our small community has lots of talented folk and we are here to showcase their skills. Proudly made in New Zealand.
Pop on in for some freshly ground coffee and check out our local products...
Nations Skiers Inn – The Chocolate Eclair Shop
A small bakery in the middle of the Central Plateau that is putting the French to shame. The Chocolate Eclair Shop, in Ohakune, has been run by the Nation family for generations. Allan Nation is a third-generation baker who has baking in his blood. The bakery-come-dairy is famous for its bakery goods, namely the chocolate eclair. Developed by Allan's dad, Johnny Nation.
Strange Dog Print & Design
Unichem Ruapehu Pharmacy
Black Bull Liquor
Bridge to Nowhere
Join us for your total Whanganui River experience.
Bridge to Nowhere offer you a complete Whanganui River experience including lodge accommodation, jetboat/canoe trips, guided tours, and tramping. For your total adventure on the Whanganui River let us show you the natural and cultural heritage of the Whanganui National Park. With over 40 years of living, working and playing in the park we have an extensive knowledge of the river, tracks and their secrets.
Exclusive quad bike rides in the Tongariro Forest Park. Tongariro Quads offers unique quad biking rides through the Tongariro Forest Park, which is located in a world heritage area. Half, Full and Multi Day tours available. Riding is all through scenic native bush in one of the most spectacular areas in New Zealand. Many clients have rated the Tongariro Quads experience as the best quad biking ride in New Zealand. There are numerous photo opportunities along the way with spectacular views of Mount Ruapehu, Mount Ngauruhoe and Tongariro.
SH 47 Tongariro National Park
Phone: +64 7 378 2662
Mobile: +64 274 908 964
New Zealand river holidays
Since 1979 Canoe Safaris has offered unique river holidays for clients with little or no river experience – from families with children to many clients over 60. Our World-experienced, professional guides are trained in first aid, river rescue, local history and also produce superb 3-course meals. We are members of the NZ Rafting Association and offer trips on the Whanganui, Rangitikei and Mohaka Rivers.