Canoe, Kayak & Rafting
Explore the scenic beauty paddling up the Whanganui River, a landscape of remote hills and bush clad valleys.
Drift down the Wanganui River in a canoe or kayak. There are several operators nearby who hire canoes and can provide transport to and from the river.
Take a break from the water on a short walk to the famous Bridge to Nowhere.
Be immersed in culture and history with a unique stay at Tieke Kainga, the only DOC hut that is also used as a marae.
The Tongariro and Whakapapa rivers are two other nearby rivers in the area where you can enjoy the thrill of shooting the grades 2 and 3 rapids in inflatable rafts or kayaks.
Operators operate from Turangi and National Park.