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Tongariro River Trail

Discover stunning native bush, winding singletrack and lovely river views on this scenic looped ride along both sides of the Tongariro River in Turangi - perfect for the whole family.

Follow the banks of the Tongariro River alongside rolling farmland and through native bush and urban areas, and enjoy magnificent river views - it's an easy, mainly flat track with multiple entry points so a great option for children.

The Tongariro National Trout Centre is a great place to break your journey, with lovely picnic areas and facilities on site.

The track is a grade 2 trail on mostly flat terrain, making it suitable for children and beginner riders to enjoy. 

It’s a 15km loop track of undulating, yet comfortable ground. It will take a family a couple of hours to complete or close to an hour for more experienced riders.

Distance 15km
Time 1-2hr
Physical rating Easy
Direction Loop track
Transport & guides Yes. Book shuttle services prior to departure.
Dog access Yes, dogs allowed 
Physical address:
State Highway 1
Tongariro River
Turangi
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